How Fast Does a Jumbo Jet Fly?


A jumbo jet, commonly referred to as 747-400 jet typically takes off at a speed of between 290 km/h (180mph) and cruises at a speed of 910 km/h (565 mph). The jumbo jet can carry more than 240,370 L of fuel making it possible to fly long routes, such as Melbourne to Los Angeles.
Q&A Related to "How Fast Does a Jumbo Jet Fly"
The speed of sound varies, but 700 mph is typical
A commercial jetliner usually takes off between 160 and 180 mph. The varying speed can be due to wind resistance, overall weight capacity and/or the use of high-lift devices. Airspeed
Depending mainly on payload (how heavy the plane is) the jumbo jet takes off at speeds in the range of 180 to 220 mph (250 to 320 km/h) climbs at about 285 mph under 10,000 feet and
The cruising altitude of Boeing's 747 Jumbo Jet is 35,000 feet. This is 6.629 miles - and only 6000 ft higher than Mt. Everest's summit.
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