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Old Aug 25, 2012, 09:35 AM
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Originally Posted by seeingeyegod View Post
A tail wind can both make a plane move faster relative to the ground, and reduce lift.
Assuming the same airspeed (which presumably you are based on the "faster relative to the ground" part) there is no difference in lift regardless of the planes orientation relative to the wind. See previous posts in this thread.
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