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chasly - supports Monica
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38 votes
4 answers
16k views

Why don't modern aircraft have landing gear that can swivel to compensate for crosswinds?

19 votes
5 answers
3k views

Low visibility spins and spirals: difficult-to-understand explanation of false perception

13 votes
3 answers
7k views

Why are cockpit alarms still so distracting and unable to be silenced?

13 votes
1 answer
503 views

What happens to a large plane after a successful gear-up landing?

12 votes
5 answers
5k views

Could propeller wash provide sufficient lift to take off - even in theory?

11 votes
3 answers
1k views

How are the wings of a mono- bi- or triplane referred to with regard to position?

8 votes
1 answer
1k views

More than one runway with the same heading. How are they labelled? [duplicate]

7 votes
3 answers
304 views

If all control surfaces were disabled, could a passenger plane be controlled by distribution of the passengers?

2 votes
1 answer
762 views

Why is a model quadcopter 'better' than a helicopter? Why doesn't this scale up to the full-size versions? [duplicate]

0 votes
2 answers
245 views

Is there any reason in principle that large aircraft couldn't be converted to be controlled remotely? [duplicate]