Re: Plane crashes and other accidents

Hara Ra (
Sun, 10 May 1998 00:20:38 -0700

>The only limitation is how many 'g's you want to limit acceleration to. It
>should take no more than a couple of miles to get to 18,000 MPH or more at a
>one 'g' boost.
>Chuck Kuecker
Well now: 18000 mph = 8 km/sec = 800 sec at 1 g. Approx 3200 Km, or 2000
At 3g (reasonable for most people) 266 sec, about 200 miles.

In New York to Los Angeles, you get about 8 minutes of microgravity (using

For more fun, the free fall trajectory will vary according to the time of day
due to the moon....

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