I Was Told That There Would Be No Math

Posted by lex, on September 1st, 2011

Courtesy of occasional reader Tuna, the algebraics of an aircraft carrier launch.

33 m/sec2, +3gs, 2.2 secs, for the gouge-meisters out there.

Quibbles: Acceleration is non-linear. Initial velocity is not zero. It feels like more than 3 gs.

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