At what altitude do airliners fly on long-distance flights?

approx 10,000 ft
approx 20,000 ft
approx 35,000 ft
approx 50,000 ft
Air­planes fly at high al­ti­tudes because of the re­duc­tion in drag, and to get into the jet streams. The Polar Jet stream ranges from 23,000 ft to 40,000 ft. The sub tropical jet stream range from 33,0000 ft to 50,000 ft.

Answers distribution

approx 10,000 ft
approx 20,000 ft
approx 35,000 ft
approx 50,000 ft
answers
flagSwitzerland
0%
0%
94%
5%
18
flagSweden
0%
0%
92%
7%
14
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
0%
90%
9%
11
flagUkraine
10%
0%
90%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
0%
5%
83%
11%
36
flagFrance
0%
11%
83%
5%
18
flagNorway
0%
0%
83%
11%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
5%
81%
8%
276
flagGermany
5%
7%
75%
10%
137
flagPoland
4%
9%
73%
11%
9652
flagSpain
0%
13%
73%
13%
15
flagCanada
6%
9%
71%
12%
32
flagthe United States
8%
11%
70%
7%
362
flagItaly
4%
8%
70%
16%
24
flagDenmark
20%
0%
70%
10%
10
flagAustralia
10%
10%
68%
6%
29
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
18%
66%
15%
33
flagUnknown
7%
15%
64%
12%
426
flagthe Philippines
13%
13%
46%
20%
15
flagIndia
16%
22%
44%
11%
119

Gender

men70%
women63%
approx 10,000 ft
5%
4%
approx 20,000 ft
12%
12%
approx 35,000 ft
70%
63%
approx 50,000 ft
11%
19%

Language versions

question
answers
results
flag
At what altitude do airliners fly on long-distance flights?
850
63%

Details

Author: globalquiz.org
Illustration: Christoffer H.Stole
tools
Should this question be improved? Improve it.
Globalquiz questions are translated by users for other users. Translate this question.