Flying between aircraft carriers - vectors

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Homework Statement


You are a pilot on an aircraft carrier. You must fly to another aircraft carrier, now 1450 km at 45 degree of your position, moving at 56 km/hr due east. The wind is blowing from the south at 72 km/hr. Calculate the heading and airspeed needed to reach the carrier 2.5 hour after you take off.


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