Thursday, March 16, 2006

Answer: Why is Steve so far South?

Steve is still flying over the Equator over the Pacific Ocean. Steve is flying as South as the Equator to extend his distance. The winds over the Equator are light, so this was the perfect spot to extend the distance for this flight without hurting economy.

Lat: N0.00127
Long: W150.78936
Altitude: 52,505 feet
Groundspeed: 266 knots
Heading: 90.30°
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