Friday

August 29, 2014

August 29, 2014

Posted by **puff puff** on Saturday, September 16, 2006 at 9:39pm.

The component of the wind blowing west needs to be determined. Determine that value (XXX)

Then, the Easterly component of the pilots velocity vector must cancel that, or SinTheta=XXX/400 Where theta is the angle E of N.

check my thinking.

how do i calculate the component of the wind blowing west? is it like:

sin(45) x 110km/h = 77.78km/h ? thanks again!

Yes. That is correct.

thank so much!!

**Related Questions**

Physics - An airplane ﬂies at airspeed (relative to the air) of 430 km/h...

Physics - An airplane flies due north at 250 km/h relative to the air. There is ...

Physics - The piolt of an airplane wishes to fly due north, but there is a 65-...

physic - An airplane flies due north at 200 km/h relative to the air. There is a...

science - An airplane flies due north at 235 km/h relative to the air. There is ...

Physics - An airplane flies due north at 160 km/h with respect to the air. There...

Physics - An airplane flies due north at 145 km/h with respect to the air. There...

physics - An airplane flies due south at 185 km/h relative to the air. There is ...

Physics - An airplane flies due south at 185 km/h relative to the air. There is ...

physics - An airplane pilot wishes to fly due west. A wind of 82.0m/s is blowing...