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service ceiling

n.
The maximum altitude above sea level at which an aircraft can sustain a minimum rate of ascent.

service ceiling

n
(Aeronautics) the height above sea level, measured under standard conditions, at which the rate of climb of an aircraft has fallen to a specified amount. Compare absolute ceiling
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Noun1.service ceiling - altitude above which a plane cannot climb faster than a given rate
ceiling - maximum altitude at which a plane can fly (under specified conditions)
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Powered by a radial piston engine, the aircraft can attain maximum speed of 156 knots and has a service ceiling of 22,000 feet with an endurance of eight hours.
The aircraft is enabled with a service ceiling of 55,500 feet and a maximum speed of 700 knots, according to data released by Pakistan Aeronautical Complex.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh announced plans to boost the service ceiling of Iran-made Shahed 129 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) up to 60,000 ft (18km).
It was credited with a maximum speed of 260 miles per hour, a service ceiling of 28,000 feet and a range of 393 miles.
It also pointed out that it will be in order for banks to take increased repayment installments on existing loans if and only if borrowers themselves so choose, based upon increased salary/benefits even if they are within the 50 per cent and 60 per cent debt service ceiling limits for personal loans and housing loans.
It also pointed out that banks can take increased repayment installments on existing loans, if borrowers themselves so choose, based upon increased salary/benefits and should be within 50 per cent and 60 per cent debt service ceiling limits for personal loans and housing loans.
The turbo-normalized airplane is home to over 130 speed records with a normal cruise speed of 230 ktas and a service ceiling of 25,000 feet.
The maximum service ceiling of the jet is 10,577 kilometers.
It has a maximum speed of 159 miles per hour, a range or 869 miles and a service ceiling of 18,000 feet.
Like the EA-500, the Eclipse 550 will have a maximum service ceiling of 41,000 ft.
Schock will ensure client compliance in the development of pricing calculations and strategy for all government contracts, including Average Manufacturer's Price (AMP), Best Price (BP), Medicaid Rebate Per Unit (RPU) and 340B Public Health Service ceiling prices.

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