As the earth rotates around itself, does this have any effect on the dynamics of flights? [duplicate]
As the earth rotates around itself, does this have any effect on the dynamics of flights? Or "shouldn't" this have an effect? Does flying in the direction of the rotation of earth around itself, or ...
An aircraft climbs to 15000 feet and enters 'level flight' phase. My basic knowledge of physics says that forces on the aircraft at this time are balanced - as seen in this diagram. ...
Say I'm flying from Sydney, to Los Angeles (S2LA), back to Sydney (LA2S). During S2LA, travelling with the rotation of the earth, would the flight time be longer than LA2S on account of Los Angeles ...