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1 Is there any possibility that inferior parts are being used in planes?
2 Not saying ‘No’ to the Boss has serious implication
3 How could I lodge a complaint against a passenger for using the cell phone in flight?
4 Has improvement in tackling human factors reduced air accidents?
5 Who decides when cabin lights be switched off during take-off or landing?
6 Why the window shades must be opened before take-off and landing?
7 Is flying in general aviation safer than driving?
8 Electrical Power Failure during Flight
9 Why the cabin lights are being dimmed and the window shades up during take-off and landing?
10 Air Safety: Pilots’ Fatigue & Sleeping, Smoothness of Landings, Turbulence and Engine Failure.
11 Are longer flights safer than short distance flights?
12 What are the chances that a crash would happen?
13 Petrified during landing
14 How safe is Alitalia?
15 Learning from the mistakes of others…
16 About mid-air collision and avoidance
17 Why non pilots are not allowed to manipulate the control switches in the cockpit?
18 Is the plane's safety compromised when an engine cannot start on the ground?
19 What are the chances of mid-air collisions?
20 How are modern aircraft equipped to handle in-flight smoke or fire?
21 Can a pilot take a short nap in flight?
22 NASA Aviation Safety Program
23 Why do we have to put our seats upright during takeoff and landing?
24 Do the MD-90s have similar design problem as the MD-83s?
25 What improvements have been made after the Swiss Air tragedy?
26 Did the pilots fall asleep?
27 How TCAS is used to prevent mid-air collision?
28 The future of Air Safety
29 Who investigates air accidents?
30 How stringent are maintenance of aircraft?
31 Are older planes less reliable?
32 Am I at the mercy of the weather each time I board a jetliner?
33 What happens when all engines failed in the air?
34 How airplanes avoid colliding in the air?
35 How accurate are flying statistics?
36 Where is the best and safest seat in the airplane?
37 We haven't crash yet despite the rampant use of mobile phones!
38 How do you disconnect the slide raft from the aircraft?
39 Boeing 777 Wing Ultimate Load Test
40 What is the captain looking for in the preflight inspection?
41 What limits a plane to fly higher than the normal cruising altitude?
42 How common is it for an aircraft to overrun the runway?
43 Why isn't the automatic fuel leak detection system implemented?
44 How do you compare the safety of the Boeing 747-400 to the Boeing 777?
45 Could you help me with my project on airplanes and air safety?
46 Do you think flights coming in and out of Israel are any less safe?
47 Is it ever possible for a plane to land so hard that the tail falls off?
48 Are short-distance trips more dangerous than longer ones?
49 Why can*t a pilot abort the takeoff after the decision speed if the runway is long?
50 Is the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) effect a threat to aircraft safety?
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