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What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sat May 27, 2006 3:25 am

Hello

I ask this last year in Civil Aviation, but I could not get a clear answer. May be if I put in tech / ops maybe I could get a clear answer. So please if any body knows the answer please post it?

PS: I apology's if I ask a lot of question, but Aviation is my first love since I was a baby, so have alot question also thank you to all these who answer.
 
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sat May 27, 2006 3:39 am

Copied and pasted from the A.net A/C data:

A300B2-200 - Typical high speed cruising speed 917km/h (495kt), typical long range cruising speed 847km/h (457kt).
A300B4-200 - Same

I think you're better off googling such easy questions, rather than relying on unreliable information from people like myself  Smile


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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sat May 27, 2006 4:06 am

Quoting Ptrjong (Reply 1):
I think you're better off googling such easy questions, rather than relying on unreliable information from people like myself

Or worse, relying on Wikipedia!
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sat May 27, 2006 4:30 am

http://www.airbus.com/en/aircraftfam...0a310/a300-600/specifications.html

Airbus gives data only for the -600, but I supose that more or less is quite the same.

Mmo: .82
Cruise have to be around .78 - .80

Correct me if I'm wrong!
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sat May 27, 2006 6:15 am

Beleive me I am a Wikipedia nut. So I if can not find it in Wikipedia I bring it here. I should been more pacific, I wanted mach speed and I could not find it on the net for this aircraft.
 
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Sun May 28, 2006 1:34 am

The B4 wing is very different from that of the A300-600 and A-310. I wouldn't use -600 information to answer any questions about the B4 or B2 models.

That said, the cruise speeds for the older stream gage airbus was slower than the later models. Someone current with Express.net or DHL might offer some good information.

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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Mon May 29, 2006 4:53 pm

Didn't know that B4's had different wing, I stand corrected... anyway I googled the specs for the A300 B4, and found nothing.
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Mon May 29, 2006 6:07 pm

Quoting 113312 (Reply 5):
The B4 wing is very different from that of the A300-600 and A-310. I wouldn't use -600 information to answer any questions about the B4 or B2 models.

How different is the original A300B4 it from the A300B4-600 and the A310? Is it because perhaps the A300B4-600 and the A310 have perhaps a supercritical wing or do they have a "regular" wing?
 
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RE: What Is The Cruising Speed Of A A300 B4?

Mon May 29, 2006 6:13 pm

Having worked with the A300B4 at a previous job, they were on the slow side and planned at M.78 which almost exactly matched LRC speed.

The A310 and A300-600s on the other hand were planned at a faster M.81.
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