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Aircraft Cruising Altitude + Ceiling  
User currently offlineAirbus Lover From Malaysia, joined Apr 2000, 3248 posts, RR: 9
Posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 3837 times:

-y does all planes have a ceiling altitude?
-what will happen if they fly above it?
-why does biz jets usually fly higher than airliners?
-why doesnt commercial planes fly above FL450? r they capable to do so?
-y is there an initial MTOW cruising altitude?
-y cant they climb higher than their MTOW initial alt.?

just out of my curiousity....

thanks in advance

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User currently offlineEricCieslar From Australia, joined Apr 2001, 45 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (15 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 3822 times:

yes there all planes cant go over a certain hieght cause the air up there gets thinner and thinner and there aint enuf air to fly in.
dont really know answers to the other questions

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