L-39NG may travel at 0.8 Mach at max. altitude of 11.58 km

Published: 01.04.2020 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic

L-39NG aircraft from manufacturer AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE, may travel at 0.8 Mach at max altitude of 11.58 km.

The L-39NG aircraft from manufacturer AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE, after completing another series of flight tests, opened the flight envelope to the full range of foreseen heights and speeds. Based on the results, a maximum speed of 490 knots / Mach = 0.8 was allowed, and a maximum of altitude of 38,000 feet (11,580 meters). The maximum speeds achieved during the tests were 509.4 knots (943.4 km / h) and Mach (Ma) = 0.822.

Source:ČIA

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