Trent_800
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Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Fri Jul 05, 2002 4:47 pm

Which aircraft (civil or military) has the fastest VR speeds and landing speeds?
 
Mr.BA
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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Fri Jul 05, 2002 6:03 pm

Concorde? I heard it's got a Vr of around 200 knots.
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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Fri Jul 05, 2002 6:55 pm

I wonder about the XB-70.

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Greeneyes53787
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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Sat Jul 06, 2002 2:58 am

Commercially? Concorde then probably 880 (not the M version). The early TUs probably landed fast.

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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Sat Jul 06, 2002 12:09 pm

The Douglas X-3 has one of the fastest takeoff speeds at 260 MPH.
 
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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Sat Jul 06, 2002 12:26 pm

Anyone know how fast the shuttle is going at touch down?
 
KCLE
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RE: Fastest Landing And Takeoff Speeds

Sat Jul 06, 2002 12:34 pm

The shuttle approaches at around 300 kts, but touches down around 180-220 kts.

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