What's the Strongest Tail Wind You've Ever Experienced?

Mine was 13-15 knots; in a DL763; KLAX-KJFK

52 knots, CMB to DOH at FL380

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IDK because I didn’t care about that stuff when I was 11.

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That’s 120 knots.

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Meanwhile, going the other way

96 knots headwind.

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Doesn’t that say km/h?

Yup, 223 km/h = 120 knots.

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I had a 90-95 knot tailwind in a Flybe Dash 8 on the way back from Gatwick

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How do you guys work these out (apart from the ones with IFE)

I guess they would have had them, or asked someone.

Ryanair flight FR2327 (PMI-LBA)
Cannot confirm but I think about 20kts


British Airways (LGW-DBV)
10kts variable.

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About 50 knots back from Malaga. It took over half an hour off our journey, which was good as we were already late.

I don’t really care about how much wind there is. When it’s shaky there’s wind.

Landed with a 12 knots tailwind last month at LFOF with a Cessna 150. Probably the more I’ve had as a pilot during the landing stage.