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Why can't horizontal stabilizers be longer than they are today?

43 votes

Is it possible for an airliner to safely fly with doors open?

38 votes
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Why do passenger jet manufacturers design their planes with stall prevention systems?

23 votes

Why do aircraft of the same model get progressively larger engines as they mature?

22 votes

What would be the safest way to drop thousands of small, hard objects from a typical, high wing, GA airplane?

18 votes

Could the V-22 Osprey be used as a close air support platform?

17 votes

How much force is needed to tow an airliner?

15 votes
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How is the crew rest area on the A350 accessed?

15 votes

Why would the Pakistan airspace closure cancel flights not headed to Pakistan itself?

15 votes

Why are heavy flaps better than just a bigger wing?

15 votes

What routes are available for airliners to fly from Europe to Japan without entering Russian airspace?

13 votes

How does the Space Shuttle slow down during re-entry, descent, and landing?

12 votes
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Why are the windshield wipers in the A320 power-up checklist?

11 votes

Why does the Cessna 152/172 nose wheel turn only when the aircraft is moving?

9 votes

Why do naval jet aircraft need to have strengthened undercarriages?

8 votes

What would happen if put a jet engine behind another jet engine?

8 votes

Are pets/animals in the cargo hold monitored inflight for any sudden medical condition?

6 votes
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What is the T and the I in dispatcher language?

6 votes
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What does this vehicle transport?

5 votes

Are the current seat belts used in commercial airlines safe enough?

5 votes

Is there any limit by FAA on the age of aircraft to be operational?

5 votes

What are the benefits of long-haul airplanes servicing regional routes?

5 votes

How much money can be saved by removing seats?

4 votes

Is there a solution to radio interference?

4 votes
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Is flap down the same as flap extended to 25degrees?

4 votes

Does Daylight Saving Time affect the flight time?

4 votes

Where are the grounded 737 Max planes being kept?

3 votes
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What's Permaswage / Harrison tube repair?

3 votes
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What are the pros/cons of ram air turbines?

3 votes

Would a chain strip built in the airport taxiways, help airlines in saving money and time during taxi?