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Aircraft Cruising Altitude + Ceiling

Thu Apr 05, 2001 4:19 pm

-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
 
ericCieslar
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RE: Aircraft Cruising Altitude + Ceiling

Thu Apr 05, 2001 8:07 pm

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