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A 4600 kg helicopter accelerated upward at 5 m/s^2. What lift force is exerted by the air on the propellers?

--Would the downward force of gravity play a part in the solution?

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    The lift force on the propeller blades (F) is what keeps the helicopeter aloft and provides vertical acceleration.
    F - Mg = Ma

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