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An aeroplane flies from Achester to Beeton taking 7.7 hours however the return flight takes 11.4 hours. This difference is caused by a constant wind which blows at 22.8 m/s from Achester to Beeton. Assuming that the plane travels at a constant airspeed (i.e. velocity relative to the air) how far away is Beeton from Achester?
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