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23 votes
1 answer
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Does a carbon fiber fuselage suffer wear from pressurization/depressurization?

19 votes
4 answers
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Why there is only Boeing and Airbus?

19 votes
4 answers
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Why did the FAA allow Boeing to self-regulate?

16 votes
2 answers
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Why does one airliner fly along the coast and the other doesn't?

15 votes
1 answer
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How does the Yak-130 fly with blocked engine inlets?

12 votes
2 answers
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If a Cessna 172 is dropped from the sky, what minimum altitude is needed to safely land?

12 votes
3 answers
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Why deplane all passengers and not the troublemaker?

12 votes
3 answers
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How did the sailor survive getting sucked into an engine?

11 votes
4 answers
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Why aren't aircraft built with carbon fiber tubes?

10 votes
2 answers
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What is the downwash speed on a typical helicopter?

9 votes
1 answer
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What is this display for on the Embraer E175?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

Cruise with a single engine in a twin, good idea?

8 votes
3 answers
510 views

What is the most common reason to deploy a parachute?

8 votes
2 answers
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Is there a valid case to do the imposible turn(180)?

7 votes
2 answers
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Is there a common name for ailerons, elevators and rudder?

7 votes
4 answers
7k views

Why don't flight attendants wear pants instead of skirts?

6 votes
1 answer
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Why do airlines use their own procedures instead of manufacturers'?

5 votes
5 answers
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What is the least turbulent altitude under 10,000 feet ASL that planes usually fly?

5 votes
1 answer
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What exactly are these two cones on top of this Sikorsky S-61 helicopter?

4 votes
0 answers
187 views

Could MH370 happen again today?

3 votes
1 answer
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Is there a relationship between ocean tide and turbulence?

3 votes
1 answer
501 views

Is TSA Pre check a security risk?

2 votes
1 answer
202 views

Is it better to fly faster or slower through turbulent air?

2 votes
1 answer
145 views

What's the efficiency between the duct and the fan blade?

2 votes
2 answers
503 views

Is there any electric aircraft certified by the FAA?

2 votes
0 answers
101 views

How does a paraplegic jump off a slide in an emergency? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
126 views

Above which altitude an airplane is required to have oxygen mask for the passenger?

1 vote
1 answer
210 views

Who builds aircraft faster, Boeing or Airbus?

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What are the least and most turbulent hours of the day?

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1 answer
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Can this plane make it to an airport after dual engine failure?