altimeter correction

altimeter correction

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The amount of height that must be added to the height indicated by an altimeter to obtain true height above the sea level. The altimeter is set to the standard altimeter setting.
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Also included is a check for inadvertent barometric altimeter correction errors, which continue to be a contributing factor in Controlled Flight Into Terrain accidents and incidents.