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Zach Lipton
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How can two planes be on the same taxiway facing opposite to each other?

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Why would a jet engine that runs at temps excess of 2000°C burn when it crashes?

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Why isn't airport relocation done gradually?

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Why aren't there direct flights connecting Honolulu, Hawaii and London, UK?

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Why is the lower deck of the Airbus A380 curved like a single deck airplane?

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Don’t seats that recline flat defeat the purpose of having seatbelts?

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Can ATC handle a flight as emergency although the pilots have not declared an emergency?

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When do flights get cancelled due to fog?

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What is this airport video?

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How do commercial pilots keep situational awareness of their current call sign?

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Are air marshals on every flight?

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Can you fly a helicopter without a driver's license?

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What is the purpose of the 787 engines extending on landing?

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Are jet simulators a commercial business or are they owned by airlines?

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

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How do airports generate "indirect" income?

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How did the 9/11 hijackers find their way to New York City?

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How many pilots does an airline hire for each new plane they purchase?

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Is there any combination of two airports that are connected via taxiways?

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What is the ICAO code and callsign for Amazon Prime planes?

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Is it possible for ATC to see who’s transmitting on the radio on their radar?

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What is your favorite aviation joke?

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Can a wide body airliner land safely with a full fuel tank?

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Has this "straight through" airport design ever been contemplated?

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Why does JBU1825 from Ft. Lauderdale to Lima show a large zig-zag in the route?

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How did this air force plane likely get into the eye of Hurricane Florence?

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Why does this statement about intrastate aviation in Alaska appear in airworthiness directives?

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Why are airplanes sometimes led by a vehicle?

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Why don't airports use arresting gears to recover energy from landing passenger planes?

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Are there any guidelines or regulations for seat legroom on airlines?