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How do I get my question privileges back?

I have reached my question limit is there a way to get it lifted? It has now been 1.5 years since I've been banned to 1 question every 6 months. There is something wrong with the system parameters. ...
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Why editing a post removes it from the review queue?

This is just the latest example, but I have seen it happening other times: a question is in the close queue a reviewer edits the post from the queue the question is removed from the queue by the ...
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Using acronyms in tags

There are a ton of acronyms is the world of aviation. This could lead to duplicate tags, and some non-acronym tags, and some acronym tags. Before the site goes public [knock on wood] we should ...
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tag synonyms merging: sailplane and gliders

As suggested by this answer, I would like to either delete the sailplane tag or merge it with glider. Can anyone make it ? (I don't have enough power/rights)
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Can a locked thread be upvoted?

An answer of mine has been locked, clearly because someone felt I had edited it too frequently. Can the answer still be upvoted based on the merits of its content? If yes, ok, that's great. If no, ...
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Add tag specific popup to [accidents]

It appears that Tag Specific Popups are available for use across the network, and apparently they're 'trivial' to add. Should/could we add one to accidents? Someone can post an answer with some ...
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The [procedure] tag is very vague

The procedure tag is very vague. It's been used 127 times, from taxiing to ATC to weather decisions to starting a propeller to approach procedures... the list is long. No clear "topic" or clear usage ...
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Do the current moderators stay moderators?

Is this first-ever election to replace the current moderators, or do the current moderators stay moderators? Do our friendly neighborhood mods @voretaq7, @Lnafziger, and @egid have to nominate ...
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Why does my review icon say 12 when there are no posts to review?

My SE toolbar has an orange review icon showing "12", but when I click on it, it takes me to the Review page which doesn't show any review items: Nothing I do seems to clear the 12. (Yesterday and ...
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Why can't I select which site to migrate to?

When I do an off-topic VTC and select "belongs on another SE site" the box to select which site it should be migrated to only contains meta.aviation.SE. Do you need to have a certain amount of rep in ...
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Are the moderators able to rename tags for this site?

Sometimes users create tags with typos. Replacing the tag with the right spelling/format, e.g., b17 → b-17, doesn't work due to the similarity. I asked about it before in chat, one of the suggestions ...
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When this site graduates, what will happen to user reps and privileges?

Will the users lose their privileges, as reps required for graduated sites are as much as 4 times higher than that for Beta sites, or would the users be given some incentives (extra rep), or simply ...
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How do you put a link to another question?

How do you put a link to another question, I have seen them, but I don't know how to do it.
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Can only vote to close, can't vote to keep open

Looked at this question from the Questions link, and saw that it had a "Close (1)" vote on it. Looks like a valid (if not potentially earth-moving famous spectacular stellar) question to me, so ...
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2 synonyms request for crop dusting (aerial-application)

We have questions about crop dusting, yet no tags, and I can't think of one tag without the need for a synonym. crop-dusting aerial-application (the currently used term according to Wikipedia) ...
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What is aviation meta for?

When I started my account on aviation stack exchange I was already signed up for aviation meta, but what questions do I ask on this website and what is it for?
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Please help me better understand how upvoting/ downvoting works

I downvoted an answer, then reconsidered and wanted to retract my downvote. The answer started at "0" votes before my downvote. After downvoting, I found that all I could to with the up/down arrows ...
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What is the most appropriate way on ASE to advance an argument that a topic not be closed as a duplicate?

What is the most appropriate way on ASE to advance an argument that a topic not be closed as a duplicate, and invite votes to re-open? Specifically, where should such an argument be posted? As ...
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Question ban still in effect?

I have an indefinite question ban. I tried to clean up my questions to no avail. Can someone check to see what else I need to do?