Re: Acceleration of a 747

Date:         29 May 98 02:44:00 
From:         Robert Kochersberger <rckeg@unity.ncsu.edu>
Organization: N.C. State
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Neil Gerace wrote:
> A good car can take less time to get to the end of a runway than an
> airliner.

	OK, since we're on acceleration, how about looking at it from the
standpoint of automobile evaluation, where a standard measure is the
0-to-60 time. How long does it take the major passenger jets--737, 747,
etc., and the Airbus 320, 330, 340--to reach 60 miles per hour?