An aircraft executes a horizontal loop at a speed of 720km/h with its wings banked at 15 degrees. What is the radius of the loop.

Asked by NAKSHATRA | 11th Feb, 2014, 06:15: PM

Expert Answer:

For the aircraft v = 720 km/h = 720 × 5/18 = 200 m/s
 
For a horizontal banked motion, we have
 

Answered by  | 12th Feb, 2014, 10:28: AM

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