Flight reaches 801 mph as a furious jet stream packs record-breaking speeds

www.philly.com | 2/19/2019 | Staff
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Although the plane didn't remain in the "jet streak" - the zone of maximum wind embedded within the jet stream - for long, it still arrived 48 minutes early. And you might notice something suspect about the 801 mph reading - it's above the speed of sound (767 mph). Commercial...
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