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Jae Carr
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Is it legal to drop/shoot paintballs from an airplane?

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What is the difference between a high bypass turbofan and a low bypass turbofan?

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Does European airspace use the metric system?

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Why don't airliner winglets have consumer advertising on them?

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How do you hold at a non-towered airport?

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Is ground school required to get a Private Pilots License?

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Do seaplane have designated landing areas?

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Why don't airliners carry radar jamming technology or missile counter measures?

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Where does ice collect first on a wing in flight and why?

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Is certification required to conduct runways repairs?

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How do the Airbus Beluga's wing/control surfaces deal with its high center of gravity?

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What counts as "runway in sight" when flying an IFR approach to minimums?

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Are some countries' civil aviation authorities safer than others?

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Why are rules regarding the use of oxygen masks by commercial pilots often ignored?

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What legal actions would be taken against a drone pilot if they flew a drone into class B airspace?

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Can you do your PPL solo time in an ultralight?

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Book recommendations for learning how to fly? [closed]

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Why do some aircraft require type ratings to fly them?

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In a piston aircraft, how much noise is generated by the engine, and how much by the propeller?

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How is bleed air used to start a jet engine?

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How is a wing designed to be stall or spin proof?

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What is the proper procedure to change altitude when changing heading?

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What does "clear of clouds" mean in FAA FAR part 103?

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How do you determine the proper rate of descent for landing?

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What do they use to de-ice aircraft and runways on snowy days?

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What are the properties of a good general aviation training aircraft?

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What is the tablet/application being used in this 737?

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Why do some commercial flights start off unpressurized?

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How many commercial passenger aircraft suffer tail strikes in a given year?

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In general terms, is a Constant Speed Propellor equiped aircraft more expensive to maintain?