Re: UA A321 ?

Date:         02 Sep 98 01:08:17 
From:         Rob Montgomery <murdock@ameritech.net>
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Martin Chiew wrote:
> It cruises higher, is much more
> comfortable, is faster (0.80 vs 0.74) and consumes less fuel, while carrying
> 10 or more passengers + cargo.

Please forgive the stupid question, but how much higher does the A320
cruise? If it's 'high enough' wouldn't the A320's 0.80 actually have a
lower ground speed (definately IAS) than the B737's 0.74 or 0.78+? Or
should I go back and take my highschool physics again?

Thanks,

-Rob

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