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## Homework Statement

Flying aircraft X is designed in 2014. The current model has a top speed of 812 m/s, a mass of 72,000 kg when fully loaded, and a maximum thrust to weight ratio of 0.44. Calculate the lifting force and the drag coefficient for the Quinjet when it is flying level at top speed. Assume turbulent flow.

## Homework Equations

Drag Coefficient:

*Fd = cd 1/2 ρ v2 A*

## The Attempt at a Solution

I do not understand how lifting force work(teacher didn't bother to teach us before assigning the homework) and can only calculate drag coefficient given the surface area.