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June 10, 2019

Did you know that aircraft altitude is generally determined by the distance from the landing or takeoff runway? The closer the aircraft is to the runway, the lower the altitude. Arriving aircraft tend to descend at a fixed angle of 3 degrees, while the angle of ascent for departing aircraft is a function of aircraft type, weight, air temperature and wind speed.

June 10, 2019