A pilot in an airplane with an airspeed of 100 km/h wishes to fly to a city 2000 km due east. There is a wind blowing from 25 degrees at 100 km/h. In what heading should the pilot steer and what...
A pilot in an airplane with an airspeed of 100 km/h wishes to fly to a city 2000 km due east. There is a wind blowing from 25 degrees at 100 km/h.
In what heading should the pilot steer and what will be the groundspeed of the airplane
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The pilot is travelling at an airspeed of 100 km/h towards the East. The pilot has to steer the airplane to tackle the wind which is blowing.
The wind is blowing at 100 km/h at an angle of 25 degrees to the west- east axis.
The velocity of the wind can be divided into its components towards the east and the north. The component to the north is 100* sin 25 and the...
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