Look out for the wind

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A passenger jet travels from L.A to Bombay, India in 22 hours. The return flight takes 17 hours. The difference in flight times is caused by winds over the Pacific Ocean that blows primarily from west to east. If the jet's average spleen in still air is 550mph, what is the average speed of the wind during the round trio flight? Round your answer to the nearest mile per hour.

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