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Unformatted text preview: Less than MTOW o (1 more) Speed limits o Vne- never exceed o Vno- max normal operating o Vfe- flap extension o Vle- landing gear extended o Vlo- landing gear operating o Va- Maneuvering speed Va Adjustment o Reduce Va by 2 knots for each 100 pound reduction from gross weight This rule is good for light airplanes with gross weights around 2500 pounds o Reduce Va by 1% for each 2% reduction from gross weight Good for any plane Pressure Altitude o The altitude you would be ar if you were in a standard atmosphere o 3 ways to get PA Set altimeter to 29.92 and read altitude Use standard rule of thumb (1’ Hg/1000 ft) Interpolation of pressure altitude conversion chart o If altimeter setting is less than 29.92 you add to current altitude & vice-versa o...
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2010 for the course AERF 1103 taught by Professor Visser during the Fall '08 term at LeTourneau.
- Fall '08