Section XIII. CRUISE CLIMB
b. Climb Speed - 140 KIAS
The Cruise Climb Chart (fig. 7-17 ), shows the time,
c. Flaps - UP.
fuel, and distance required to climb from sea level. For
climb at other than the conditions of this chart, refer to
d. Landing Gear - UP.
e. Atmosphere - Temperature lapse rate is
assumed to be linear from the initial altitude to the final
7-48. Use of chart.
altitude. Distances to climb are based on calm wind.
To determine the time, fuel and distance required to
climb from one altitude to another, subtract the time, fuel
and distance from sea level to the initial altitude as
Time and fuel to climb are not
affected by wind.
a. Power - Maximum cruise climb power at 2000