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Tanner Swett
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Do all aircraft carry depleted uranium as counterweights?

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Why do airports have directional runways instead of a large area to operate in any direction?

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How many stripes does a student pilot have?

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In the United States, are ultralights legally considered aircraft?

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Can this aircraft wreckage be identified?

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In the US, is it legal to cover up some of the required gyro instruments during flight under IFR in actual IMC?

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In the United States, is there any way I can fly without a medical certificate?

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Are there roll control devices other than ailerons?

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Does the SyberJet SJ30 really exist?

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What are the exact meanings of roll, pitch and yaw?

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Does Molecular Weight of a Gas affect its lifting properties at the same velocity over the same wing?

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Can ADS-B used for voice communications?

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What do "cork screwing" and "pushing air" have to do with propellers?

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What happens if only rudder is applied in a turn without ailerons? Do the two have to be applied together all the time?

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Do cellphones have the technology to measure altitude through an App

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What prevents Low Cost Carriers (LCCs) from cutting cost that compromise safety?

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How does bank angle differ from roll angle with respect to stability in fixed-wing aircraft?

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Keeping the engine under the wings, doesn't hurt the lift as the airflow speed is higher under the wings?

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Can paragliders in the US communicate with ATC?

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Would all these three things have the exact same effect on the flight duration of a glider?

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Trying to find the vertical acceleration by subtracting weight from lift

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What does 'laterally aligned' mean in this description?

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Why is the B737 altitude display unneccessarily ambiguous?

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Why not use the yoke to control yaw, as well as pitch and roll?

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What is this biplane from an old photograph?

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What disadvantages does flying a drone close under a ceiling have?

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How to refute this geometrical method to find MH370?

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Would ground effect and FOD ingestion be factors at high speeds close to the ground?

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How to understand the requirements for IFR currency?

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How to advise others of imminent danger?