Re: Aircraft speed and weight at cruise.

Date:         01 Nov 97 18:55:53 
From:         GLenssen@t-online.de (Gerhard Lenssen)
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On 24 Oct 97 04:33:14 , John Weiss <John.R.Weiss@Boeing.*NOSPAM*.com>
wrote:

>The lift produced by the wing is proportional to both airspeed and angle
>of attack.

more correct: ... is proportional to both the square of the airspeed
and ... (at least Bernouilli thought so),
                                                          tschuess,
Gerhard Lenssen