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Is the Mach number shown by an Air Data Computer considered a "true" Mach number?

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Did Concorde really fly above 55k feet as mentioned in this report?

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Are CO2 cartridges not considered explosive?

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Did I identify these aircraft correctly?

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No alternate destination when flying from Oakland to Honolulu: is that correct?

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Is this BA15X flight a logistic flight for British Airways?

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Does Qantas have an above-average safety record?

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Were cabin lights really consuming that much power back in 2006?

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What is the slowest fixed-wing airplane?

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Pre-50's, how was electricity generated without using an Integrated Drive Generator?

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What happens to Flight Testing Aircraft after Testing is over?

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Why do trijets (3 rear engines) usually have a T-tail instead of a normal tail?

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What is the pressure in a civil aircraft fuselage at flight ceiling?

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Is the Inspire 1 a good drone starter aircraft?

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What is a 'Wing Loop Fault' on an A320 series Aircraft?

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What trade-offs does an airline make when selecting an engine type for their aircraft?

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Is the emergency fluorescent floor lighting strip along the aisle an item on the MEL?

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What are the pros & cons of Autobrake?

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Why does an aircraft have to be flying straight and level to facilitate a jump?

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What does the zig-zag pattern on Hawker Hunter's leading edge represent?

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Why is the seat belt mechanism on airplanes so different from the the one on cars?

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Does the B787 (Dreamliner) operate with higher cabin pressure?

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What qualifies a UAV as an MAV?

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What is the minimal landing area required for an EC135 air medical services helicopter?

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Why is water in the fuel tank bad?

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Can you help me identifying this circa 1910 airplane with tail number 72?

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Why doesn't the aviation industry use SI units?

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What are good books to learn basic aerodynamics in plane design?

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What are these aircraft? Seen in silhouette over Palm Springs

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What is the purpose of the translucent tube and dial on JU 52 engine nacelle?

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