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Can an aircraft be controlled after an ejection?

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Is the landing gear controlled by the pilot or is it automatic?

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Does the person directing the plane to parking not risk getting ingested by a jet engine?

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Why does a hovercraft lift blade look one way, but a propeller another?

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What's the minimum roll rate a commercial airliner would have with maximum aileron deflection?

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Can someone actually "fly under the radar"?

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Why don't airlines load their passengers like freight?

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What connector standard is used for aviation headsets?

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Do aircraft have siren to warn public in case of a crash over land?

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How are APUs started?

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How much oxygen do commercial airliners carry?

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Why we don't see the "SkyRider" seats in action?

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How do fighter jets communicate with an intercepted plane that's lost comms?

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How to control torque effects on the ground?

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What gas is used in airships to give them buoyancy?

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

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

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What happens to jettisoned fuel tanks?

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Russian-built and NATO (USN, European) probe-and-drogue -- are they interoperable?

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How can flight attendants respond to an immediate medical emergency?

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What if a passenger forcefully requested for a food which is not available on the flight?

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Which engines are Jet-A used in?

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How much is the minimum safe distance between two planes in-flight?

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What is the function of the scissors link in helicopter flight controls?

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What is a general rule for crosswind correction, especially when landing?

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What is the 'fuel cost' of a pneumatic braking system vs. a hydraulic one, in terms of weight?

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Why are autonomous vehicles not used at airports for on-ground services?

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What were the safety recommendations following the Aeroperú Flight 603 crash?

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Why are the F/A-18 rudders deflected in opposing directions during takeoff?

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Is it normal for the flaps to move like this?

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