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Old 29th May 2008, 15:57
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Ace the technical pilot interview - Mistakes

A lot of them has been mentioned here but the thread has been closed:
http://www.pprune.org/forums/showthr...=150725&page=2
Among the errors there are:
- bad lift formula
- bad Dutch Roll description
- wrong description of how crosswind affects critical engine
+ a few others.

Just wanted to continue the list:

P6. What is direct lift control? I think the explanation is flawed. When I think of direct lift control I think of:
http://www.pprune.org/forums/archive...hp/t-9378.html

p13. Figure 1.9 is not matching description

p67. What are the advantages of a wide-chord fan engine? Chord is described as "The chord is the length of the fan's blade from its center mounting to its tip."
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