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38 votes
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How can an airliner make up for time lost?

15 votes

Does the captain always control thrust on takeoff?

12 votes

What are ISA +10, ISA -15 and ISA -30?

11 votes

How do pilots know that the switch/knob they just switched on/off actually did what it's supposed to do?

8 votes
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Can an airliner be refueled while the APU is running?

6 votes

Can microbursts occur at high altitudes?

6 votes
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Which one is considered the departure time of a commercial flight?

5 votes

Do pilots adjust the aircraft's flight path to allow for the curvature of the Earth?

5 votes
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Do large aircraft have carbon monoxide detectors?

5 votes
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ICAO and EASA classification of instrument approaches

4 votes
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Is temperature inversion good or bad?

4 votes

MD81: Why are there so many lights on the fuselage?

4 votes

Can people who suffer from motion sickness become pilots?

4 votes

How high does a jet have to be to hear its radio call?

4 votes
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What is the procedure if both pilots are incapacitated?

4 votes

Is it dangerous to do a skidding turn to lose altitude without increasing airspeed?

4 votes

Why does the B777-200 freighter not use the letters I, N, O and Q for deck positions?

4 votes

How do Airbus planes flare in normal operation?

3 votes

During the holding procedure is it required that the pax must have the seat belt on?

3 votes

Is the old paint removed before applying a new one?

3 votes

Why is an unpressurized takeoff performed?

3 votes

Do airplanes have vapor recovery systems for refuelling?

3 votes
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What is the resolution of airport ground radars?

3 votes

What are the safety demonstration time-constraints?

3 votes
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What is a "polar front low" and what is its usual direction of movement?

2 votes

What was this vehicle doing?

2 votes

How close is a pilot allowed to get to a runway without landing clearance?

2 votes

What causes tail-down force?

2 votes

How does auto landing work?

2 votes

What is a Pressurization Safety Valve?