takeoff speed

takeoff speed

The air speed at which an airplane normally gets airborne. This is dependent on the takeoff weight. The same as unstick speed.
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The aircraft will need a higher takeoff speed, which results in a longer takeoff run.
The model's all-wheel drive is an electronically controlled system that helps enhance stability and is equipped with PreTension' which improves takeoff speed and delivers higher traction on slippery surfaces.
He rotated at takeoff speed and, once airborne, reapplied maximum takeoff power to establish a climb.
Covering equipment, behavior, epidemiology, and biomechanics, the 16 papers explore such topics as evaluating the performance of helmet linings incorporating fluid channels, emergency release for winter sports equipment, reaction times of skiers and snowboarders, gender-specific effects of smoking and alcohol consumption on the risk of falling in downhill skiers, aging trends in alpine skiing, skiing and boarding injuries on Norwegian slopes during two winter seasons, jumper kinematics on terrain park jumps: relationships between takeoff speed and distance traveled, and reaction forces and moments in carved turns.
Other common mistakes involved pilots and crew entering the wrong takeoff speed, followed by the incorrect aircraft weight and wrong temperature.
Airline spokesman Paul McElroy says Seattle-bound Flight 68 was approaching takeoff speed when the eagle was ingested into the left engine shortly after 10 a.
The preliminary factual report on the incident, issued yesterday in Canberra, found that despite five levels of cross-checking (as recommended by Airbus), an incorrect takeoff weight for the A340 with 257 passengers and 14 crew aboard was entered into the computers that calculate the takeoff speed and thrust.
When Dean first struck land near the cruise port of Majahual, it had sustained winds near 165mph and gusts that reached 200mph - faster than the takeoff speed of many passenger jets.
Had the takeoff speed been faster, they may have made it to nearby Le Bourget airport, where there were fire crews standing by.
Scanning profile measurement can be tied in with a control system to control average MD thickness by adjusting the extruder (or melt pump) speed or the chill-roll takeoff speed.
Toward the end of phase A they are learning about takeoff performance from charts that compute proper takeoff speed and distance.