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A pilot is required to fly directly from london, united kingdom to rome, italy in 3.4 hours the displacement is 1.4 x 10 ^3km [s 43 e]. the wind wind velocity reported from the ground is 55km/h [s]. determine the required velocity of the plane relative to the air

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