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Jae Carr
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49 votes

Is this plane landing or departing?

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What makes flight recorders harder to find than tagged sharks?

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Why are First/Business Class seats at the front of aircraft where it is the least safe?

43 votes

What is the biggest airplane that does not need a paved runway?

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What is the largest plane ever to have been stolen by a single pilot?

24 votes

Do jets breaking the sound barrier leave shredded metal on the ground?

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What would have happened if the jet engine on my aircraft had ingested caulk from the pavement?

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Have there been any solo flights on airliners?

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Which airplane has had the longest production run?

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What are these markings on the runway at Haneda Airport?

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Is there any limit to how many times an aircraft evacuation slide may be deployed?

17 votes

Can a plane fly without the vertical stabilizer?

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How is pitch controlled in a flying wing?

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What can passengers do if they realise their plane is not on the right path?

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Why does the airplane not 'feel' the crosswind?

12 votes

How are Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo's windows so large?

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Do hot air balloon pilots file flight plans?

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can the wreckages of a hot air balloon and a hang glider be salvaged for a working hang glider?

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Do airline SOP normally recommend an in-flight engine restart in the case of an unexplained shutdown?

10 votes

Why do full service airlines prefer to run a separate low-cost carrier?

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Can large airliners do aerobatics such as loops?

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What causes aircraft to swerve during takeoff?

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Why do airports have to close in bad weather?

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Are tail strike landings preferable for an emergency landing on water?

7 votes

What do the white dumb-bell signals indicate?

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How are timed flybys executed, and what are their accuracy?

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Why would a Su-25, which has more power and is much lighter than an A-10, only fly half as high?

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Can your intestines be sucked out by a commercial aircraft's toilet?

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How dangerous can it be if something falls from a flying aircraft?

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What can a new commercial pilot do to build flight time?