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40 votes
5 answers
99k views

What are the differences between fuel types (comparing with vehicles)?

33 votes
6 answers
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Why aren't there more passenger helicopters?

27 votes
6 answers
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Are there any "alternative" passenger airline business models?

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8 answers
53k views

Why is the air traffic control profession so commonly perceived as "stressful"?

20 votes
2 answers
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What are the most efficient layouts of multiple runways?

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6 answers
13k views

Are there any airliners not made by Airbus or Boeing?

19 votes
4 answers
5k views

Why does the yoke "stick" in a turning position?

16 votes
4 answers
3k views

Why did air traffic levels decrease dramatically in the US through the 2000s?

15 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why do aviation careers have age limits?

14 votes
3 answers
22k views

How is passenger baggage transferred, and how does it happen so quickly?

11 votes
5 answers
3k views

How can ADS-B be secure when it is based on self-reporting?

10 votes
2 answers
9k views

How are Victor airways defined and numbered?

9 votes
1 answer
7k views

Why do people say aviation regulations are written in blood?

9 votes
1 answer
2k views

When is a control tower required?

9 votes
3 answers
3k views

How does an airport catch up when it is behind on traffic?

8 votes
1 answer
494 views

Is there an efficiency measure for airports?

8 votes
2 answers
869 views

Are flight attendants paid in the same way pilots are paid?

7 votes
2 answers
2k views

Where can I find airport taxi instruction "code names"?

7 votes
2 answers
1k views

Where can I get IFR charts for throughout the world?

6 votes
1 answer
442 views

Is there a wake turbulence difference between B737s?

6 votes
5 answers
23k views

What is fly-by-wire?

4 votes
1 answer
10k views

What, effectively, does a navaid being unmonitored mean?

4 votes
0 answers
5k views

How do airlines assign flight numbers? [closed]

4 votes
2 answers
1k views

Are there any programs to build a hydrogen powered airplane?

4 votes
1 answer
12k views

Where in the world is it possible to be a foreign air traffic controller (non-military)?

3 votes
1 answer
2k views

What is the difference between point-to-point and low-cost airlines?

3 votes
1 answer
683 views

What is the difference between "R/C", "Drone", "UAV"?

3 votes
2 answers
148 views

Do pilots have a generally preferred "traffic" resolution?

1 vote
2 answers
276 views

Are there differences in air traffic services between western nations?

1 vote
3 answers
889 views

Are there international standards to Air Traffic Control procedures similar to US standands?