Old 19th Jun 2010, 14:48
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Why, I wonder, didn't someone like BOAC pick up on this?

Originally Posted by DFC
Stall has absolutely nothing to do with airspeed.
That is so wrong. It must be corrected.

The angle of attack at which a modern commercial jet stalls at 0.8M is something around half of the angle of attack at which it stalls at Vs1g.

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