What does VY mean in Aircraft & Aviation?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand VY in the Miscellaneous field in general and in the Aircraft & Aviation terminology in particular.

Velocity, Y-axis (vertical), Best Rate of Climb Speed

Calibrated airspeed at which an airplane will achieve the maximum increase in altitude per unit of time.

Miscellaneous » Aircraft & Aviation


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