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Peter
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40 votes
2 answers
25k views

Are pilots allowed to let passengers fly the plane?

36 votes
8 answers
19k views

How does stall depend on angle of attack but not speed?

22 votes
2 answers
2k views

How would you brief passengers who will try flying your plane?

21 votes
3 answers
14k views

Why tail wheel rather than tricycle?

18 votes
2 answers
6k views

How do you visually identify aircraft from the ground?

17 votes
1 answer
579 views

Why is flutter a function of true, not indicated, airspeed?

14 votes
4 answers
17k views

What could cause uneven fuel levels in a Cessna 172?

14 votes
1 answer
804 views

What is it like to volunteer with Civil Air Patrol (CAP) as a pilot?

13 votes
2 answers
902 views

How should a glider pilot signal turns to the towplane?

11 votes
1 answer
27k views

What determines the touchdown zone and aiming point markings on a runway?

11 votes
3 answers
2k views

Should I fly if conditions are VFR but the flight briefer says "VFR Flight Not Recommended"?

11 votes
3 answers
2k views

Is the altimeter setting corrected for temperature?

10 votes
1 answer
930 views

Why do some airport towers avoid monitoring 121.5?

10 votes
4 answers
2k views

Why have different pattern altitudes for different aircraft?

8 votes
1 answer
2k views

On SIGWX (significant weather) charts, what does **/** mean?

7 votes
3 answers
3k views

Is there a general radio frequency in Class G for broadcasting intentions?

6 votes
3 answers
948 views

How do cross-wind correction controls help while on the ground with wings level?

6 votes
1 answer
415 views

Who has authority over stadium TFR exceptions in VFR flight?

5 votes
2 answers
254 views

Should I avoid testing unnecessary equipment?