How Fast Can A Bullet Train Go?

Shanghai Maglev Train

High-speed rail is a type of rail transport that operates significantly faster than traditional rail traffic, using an integrated system of specialized rolling stock and dedicated tracks. The first such system began operations in Japan in 1964 and was widely known as the bullet train. Maximum commercial speed is about 300 km/h (186 mph) for…
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How Fast Can An Aircraft Carrier Go?

Aircraft Carrier

As “runways at sea,” modern aircraft carriers have a flat-top deck design that serves as a flight deck for the launch and recovery of aircraft. Aircraft are launched in a forward direction, into the wind, and recovered from astern. Carriers steam at speed, for example up to 35 knots (65 km/h), into the wind during…
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How Fast Can An Apache Attack Helicopter Go?

Apache Helicopter

The Boeing AH-64 Apache is a four-blade, twin-engine attack helicopter with a tailwheel-type landing gear arrangement, and a tandem cockpit for a two-man crew. Never exceed speed: 197 knots (227 mph, 365 km/h) Maximum speed: 158 knots (182 mph, 293 km/h) Cruise speed: 143 knots (165 mph, 265 km/h) Rate of climb: 2,500 ft/min (12.7…
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How Fast Can An M1 Abrams Tank Go?

M1 Abrams Tank

The M1 Abrams is powered by a 1,500 shaft horsepower (1,100 kW) Honeywell AGT 1500 (originally made by Lycoming) multi-fuel turbine, and a six speed (four forward, two reverse) Allison X-1100-3B Hydro-Kinetic automatic transmission, giving it a governed top speed of 45 mph (72 km/h) on paved roads, and 30 mph (48 km/h) cross-country. With…
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How Fast Can An Enzo Ferrari Go?

Enzo Ferrari

The Enzo can accelerate to 60 mph (97 km/h) in 3.14 seconds and can reach 100 mph (160 km/h) in 6.6 seconds. The ΒΌ mile (~400 m) time is 11.0 at 136 mph (219 km/h) and the top speed has been recorded to be as high as 355 kilometres per hour (221 mph). It is…
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How Fast Can A Boeing 727 Go?

Boeing 727

The Boeing 727 is a mid-size narrow-body three-engine jet aircraft built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. It can carry 149 to 189 passengers and later models can fly up to 2,400 to 2,700 nautical miles (4,400 to 5,000 km) nonstop. Maximum speed: Mach 0.9 Cruise speed: 599 mph (521 kn; 964 km/h) at 27,400 ft (8,352…
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How Fast Can An F-22 Raptor Go?

F-22 Raptor

Maximum speed, without external weapons, is estimated to be Mach 1.82 in supercruise mode, as demonstrated by General John P. Jumper, former US Air Force Chief of Staff, when his Raptor exceeded Mach 1.7 without afterburners on 13 January 2005. With afterburners, it is “greater than Mach 2.0” (1,317 mph, 2,120 km/h). Incoming search terms:how…
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