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5 February, 00:46

Compared to that of a plane on the ground, is Earth's gravitational pull on a plane 7 miles above Earth approximately the same?

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  1. 5 February, 01:10
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    Yes. It's approximately the same, but not exactly.

    The weight of an object 7 miles above the Earth's surface (the gravitational force on it) is about 0.35% less than it is down on the surface.
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