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A plane is heading due south with an airspeed of 212 mph. A wind from a directin of 59 degre3es is blowing at 12

mph. Find the bearing of the plane.

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External angle = 59 degree
Internal angle = 90 -59 = 31 degrees Vertical velocity = 212 + 12cos(31) = 222.28mph towards south
Horizontal velocity = 12sin(31) = 6.18
tan(θ) = 6.18/222.28 θ = 1.59...

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