Re: Flight Levels and Speed

From:         ei7gm@amsat.org (Paul Kearney)
Date:         16 Jul 1999 15:45:19 -0400
Organization: Ireland On-Line
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houtex@wt.net (ME Incorporated) wrote:
: 
: Or is the simulator just screwed up?
: 
: Just wondering... and thanks in advance!

The MACH V AIRSPEED GRAPH iS CURVED LIKE (BUT NOT EXACT LIKE)
THE SINE WAVE OF 0 TO 90 DEGREES AND THEN FROM 23456+- FEET
(ON A STANDARD DAY)
BUT IT WILL BE LINEAR BACK TOWARDS AXIS OF THE GRAPH
     |     \
     |      \
     |       \ 
     |        \                    LINEAR
     |         \
     |          \
     |---------------------------23456FEET
     |         ...           
     |       ..                   CURVED AREA
     |     ..              
     |   ..
     | ..
     --------------------------- 0 FEET
         AIRSPEED -->



 


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