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User currently offlineDIJKKIJK From France, joined Jul 2003, 1783 posts, RR: 4
Posted (9 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1409 times:


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Daniel, accept my congratulations for this brilliant piece of work! and I'm sorry, I couldn't help starting a discussion.  Big thumbs up


I have a question. Does that not look like a pretty steep angle of ascent for a 747? I guess it must be pretty close to stalling!


Never argue with idiots. They will bring you down to their level, and beat you with experience.
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User currently offlineFJWH From Netherlands, joined May 2004, 968 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (9 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1362 times:

I think it's just an optical illusion. The plane has a normal climbing rate but it looks indeed steep.

But a GREAT shot!

FJWH



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User currently offlineLH526 From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 2349 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (9 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 1337 times:
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Yes, looks pretty steep indeed.
You even can calculate the angle o.A. by using the two touchdown zone markers. in reality they have dimensions based on FAA (IIRC) regulations, now that we have the undistorted width of the runway (Wich we can read out in any airport chart we now easily can calculate the aircrafts angle
... bit I'm far to lazy now  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

Mario
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