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supersonic cycle [1 record]

Record 1 1982-12-10


Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Maneuvers

A completed supersonic flight sequence comprising acceleration through Mach 1 and deceleration to subsonic flight. NOTE: One aircraft operating cycle can include more than one supersonic cycle.


  • Manœuvres d'aéronefs

Cycle accompli en vol supersonique comprenant l'accélération depuis Mach 1 et la décélération jusqu'au vol subsonique. NOTA: Un cycle d'exploitation aéronef peut comprendre plus d'un cycle de vol supersonique.


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