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Aircraft acceleration and time

An aircraft accelerates uniformly from rest down a runway. After a distance of 800m, the aircraft reaches its take-off speed of 288 km/h.

(a) What is the acceleration of the aircraft (in m/s2)?
(b) How long does it take the aircraft to reach its take-off speed?

Please provide equations and solutions.

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This solution calculates acceleration and time, including explanations.

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