A pilot wishes to reach an airport 350 Km due east from his present position. The wind is blowing from N25degreesE with a speed of 80 Km/h and the planes airspeed is 400 Km/h. What ground speed and what heading should the pilot steer to reach the airport? How many minutes will it take the plane to reach the airport?

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