Posted by **Jane** on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 5:17pm.

An airplane has to fly eastward to a destination 856 km away. If wind is blowing at 18.0 m/s northward and the air speed of the plane is 161 m/s. In what direction should the plane head to reach its destination.

So I know the direction is south east but can someone give me the formula on how to solve the degrees?

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 5:52am
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