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Why are pilots deemed unfit to fly after emergency ejection?

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How do modern helicopters tackle Vortex Ring State?

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How is supercruise achieved?

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How are cruise missiles different from ballistic missiles?

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What is the cost savings of using electronic motors to taxi?

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How do stealth aircraft reduce the Heat Signature?

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1 answer
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Why did the Concorde require a droop nose and how did it work?

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How do planes benefit from flying in formation?

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How do engine manufacturers minimize damage from bird strikes?

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1 answer
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What are the pros and cons of having canard control surfaces versus a horizontal tail control surface?

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Do fighter jets experience a reaction or recoil force upon firing a missile?

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How is the D8 Double Bubble aircraft by NASA so efficient?

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1 answer
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Why do aircraft manufacturers produce families of aircraft?

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1 answer
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What is the visual difference between turbine fans and compressor fans?

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Why do some air forces not allow color-blind pilots?

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Could turbine or compressor stages of a jet engine be switched off to improve fuel efficiency?

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How does a Missile Lock Work?

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3 answers
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How does the use of Leading Edge Root Extension help in increasing stall angle?

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1 answer
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What is high altitude testing?

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How much power is generated by a Ram Air Turbine (RAT)?

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1 answer
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What is the working principle of tip jets?

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Why are podded engines preferred over engines fitted inside the fuselage or wing?

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2 answers
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Which design method is used for super critical airfoils?

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How are pilots trained to prepare for crashes?

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What is the reason for allowing pilots to take Pilot Aptitude Battery Test (PABT) only once?

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Is Fluid Structure Interaction considered in aircraft design?

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What are the advantages of the Airbus New Engine Option (NEO) program?

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What kind of valves are used to prevent flashback in turbine engines?

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How are forces on the landing gear reduced or compensated for at touchdown?

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1 answer
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What kind of certifications are required for a plane manufactured for personal use?