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User currently offlineDeltaASA16 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 859 times:

Hi, i was talking to my friends who are complete Car lovers and they brag all the time about how fast there cars are from 0-60mph. Do any of you know the accelerating rates (or 0-60mph) times for any kinds of Military, General Aviation (twins or singles) or Airliners. I want some info i can tell them. thanks a lot!


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User currently offlineAirplanenut From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 679 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (13 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 833 times:

The fighters (jets, not the props), when launched from a carrier, go 0-180 in 2-3 seconds... that is some serious speed!

Why yes, in fact, I am a rocket scientist...
User currently offlineN751PR From Japan, joined May 2002, 1251 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (13 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 805 times:

0-180mph in 2-3 seconds! Now I want to see your friends brag against that!

"Ladies and Gentlemen it's happy hour. You will get two approaches for the price of one."
User currently offlineSophiemaltese From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 2064 posts, RR: 3
Reply 3, posted (13 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 787 times:

I dunno about that but I do know that if you buy a Porsche Boxster S as opposed to a regular Boxster you get about another second for 0-60 and a few more MPH top speed. Yeah, that's worth another $20,000...

User currently offlineLeftypilot79 From United States of America, joined Jun 2002, 455 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (13 years 11 months 1 week 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 771 times:

I think most singles are off the ground by 60mph. (what is that in kts?)


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