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Kinetic Energy in Partial Climbs

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 November 1942

Abstract

PARTIAL climbs are usually done at constant A.S.I, readings. In order to maintain constant A.S.I.R. during a climb, the true forward speed of the aeroplane must increase. Thus there is an increase in the kinetic energy of the aeroplane as well as an increase in the potential energy.

Citation

Hurn, A.G. (1942), "Kinetic Energy in Partial Climbs", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 14 No. 11, pp. 319-319. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb030961

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