Re: Help: 737-300 Max Air Speed ?

From:         drinkard@bcstec.ca.boeing.com (Terrell D. Drinkard)
Organization: The Boeing Company
Date:         21 Nov 95 01:19:25 
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In article <airliners.1995.1833@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
Joseph D. Farrell <erisajd@Neca.com> wrote:
>Mach .82, cruise will be mach .74 or .76, the Flying Pig it remains
>

Mmo is .82.  The Long Range Cruise Mach for the -300 is about 0.745,
depending on a number of factors.  For the -700, it will be around .785.

That doesn't make the -300 a flying pig by any means.  You should check out
the Fokkers (around .71) or that BAe 146 (about .67!).  Talk about your
speed bumps.  :)

Terry

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