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Accelerate-stop distance

accelerate-stop-distance  Accelerate-stop distance: Accelerated Stop Distance is the distance required to accelerate to V1 with all engines at takeoff power, experience an engine failure at V1, and abort the takeoff and bring the airplane to a stop using only braking action without the use of reverse thrust.

Here’s a video of an accelerate – stop test performed as part of the certification procedure of the Boeing 777


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