The best way to fly from the East Coast of the US to Singapore isactually flying westward. Airlines such as Silk Air and CathayPacific both have flights daily with a stopover …in Hong Kong. ( Full Answer )
That depends on weather conditions, the direction of the wind (headwind or tailwind) the speed of the plane, the altitude, the part of the coast it starts from and the part of… the opposite coast it lands on (the distance is different depending on the latitude)... and a number of other factors. ( Full Answer )
People usually say that it is because the airplane is going against the rotation of the earth, but that is plain ignorance. The airplane flies through the air, which rotates t…ogether with the earth. There actually are jet winds at certain heights that almost never change (direction or speed) and what makes the flight take longer or shorter is whether the plane flies against or with the jet winds. ( Full Answer )
Most are found in Asia, but one species of the genus Pteromys extends into SE Europe and the two species of Glaucomys are found in North America. The northern species, Glauco…mys sabrinus, of Canada and the NE and W United States (Columbia Encyclopedia).
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It depends on many variables like for example cruising altitude and speed, humidity, temperature, type of fuel used etc. my estimate would be around 4-5 hours, traveling ar…ound Mach 0.9 with drop tanks with barely any fuel remaining if any fuel at all. ( Full Answer )
That would depend upon the route. If you flew from San Francisco to New York that could be the Great Basin Desert. If you flew from Los Angeles to Miami you would probably f…ly over the Mojave, Sonoran and Chihuahuan Deserts. ( Full Answer )
The time required for flight between the above places is 5 hrs. Average speed of 500 miles/hour is used to calculate the time. This time is inclusive of the landing and take o…ff times. However, the time required for the baggage and security checking has not been added. The actual time may change depending on the flight path chosen. ( Full Answer )