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Cabin pressure at cruise altitude of 11,000 feet

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I flew in an Embraer RJ140 from Madison, Wisconsin, to O'Hare at a cruise altitude of 11,000 feet; total flight time 25 minutes. Unlike previous long flights, I had no problem with my ears during descent. What altitude equivalent cabin pressure would a flight like this use? Thank you.

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  1. Wes Beard on Nov 14, 2012

    Without having the AFM for the jet in question, it is hard to say. I would imagine the cabin altitude wouldn’t exceed 4000 FT MSL though.

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