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Friday Fun: What’s your best glide speed

12 Jan 2018, 11:55 UTC
Friday Fun: What’s your best glide speed
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Sometimes physics is hard to imagine while you’re in the middle of flying an airplane with the engine out.
I was pretty strongly “pffffting” him until he got to the illustration of a 90 knot headwind with a 90 knot best glide speed.
Even if you’re not a pilot, this illustration is pretty interesting.
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