cruising speed


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cruising speed

A speed in level flight that results from a power setting recommended by the manufacturer for cruising under a given set of conditions. Cruising speed at a given power setting varies with altitude, aircraft weight, and the direction of the wind. Selection of the power setting is determined by the purpose (i.e., for maximum range, optimum operating efficiency, and so on).
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If Landseer possessed a higher cruising speed, he would not have become so tired in the closing stages, and his finishing kick could easily have won him the July Cup.
Sakhee: high cruising speed an advantage when the going gets soft
And with a top cruising speed of 360 knots (420 mph), the Q400 can fly passengers in close to the same amount of time as a jet on routes under two hours.
Due to flight test restrictions they were limited to a top cruising speed of 270 knots or Mach .
The Ae270HP is a large-cabin, pressurized aircraft powered by a single PT6A-66A engine capable of carrying two crew members and eight passengers over 1,410 nm with NBAA IFR reserves at 270 Kts cruising speed.
And with a top cruising speed of 360 knots (420 mph), the Q400 can fly passengers in about the same amount of time as a jet on short-distance routes.
What separated him from the others was his cruising speed and his ability to quicken off it.
Tenders are invited for seeking angling vessel must have valid irish p5 licence for 12 passengers and 2 crew must be 38 feet in length(mono hull) or must be at least 33 feet in length(catamaran) must have a minimum cruising speed of 15 knots must have a very large working deck must have all electronics and safety equipment.
Top speed is 85mph with a realistic cruising speed of 50-60mph.
An 850 hp engine version of the turboprop business aircraft TBM 700, known for its reliability, the TBM 850 combines the cruising speed and flying times typical of light jets with operating costs, low environmental signature, range and excellent payload of turboprop aircraft, a statement said.
It can fly for 4 hours at a maximum cruising speed of 100 km per hour.
By now our boat is at cruising speed, but I think we could put it all the way to flank speed and the gulls would still flank us.