“I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone.”
“I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone.”
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I’m sitting in my aircraft systems class learning things that I know already about pressurization systems.

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So here’s a pressurized aircraft. Lancair evolutions are turbine powered “homebuilts” that can climb in excess of 3000fpm. Cruises at 25000 feet at 300kts. Hot rod. Dodge viper of the sky basically, because it’ll bite ya.

Pratt and Whitney PT-6 makes 750shp and 2100 ft/lbs of torque.

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