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Table 3 Differences in the flight path length, flight time, and fuel consumption for JFK-NRT for ADR lasting in the first 3 h only

From: Estimate of economic impact of atmospheric radiation storm associated with solar energetic particle events on aircraft operations

Scenario 1 (reference) 6 7
Constraints FL < 200 in first 3 h FL < 140 in first 3 h
Flight path length (km) 11,334.6 11,334.6 11,334.6
Increase (km) 0.0 0.0
Increase (%) 0.0 0.0
Flight time (s) 49,380 49,407 49,196
Increase (s) −27 −184
Increase (%) −0.055 −0.37
Fuel consumption (kg) 118,230 125,814 132,099
Increase (kg) 7584 13,869
Increase (%) 6.4 11.7
Fuel cost increase (million JPY) 0.55 1.01