Altimeter corrections | Article about altimeter corrections by The Free Dictionary
altimeter corrections[al′tim·əd·ər kə′rek·shənz]
Corrections which must be made to the readings of a pressure altimeter to obtain true altitudes; involve horizontal pressure gradient error and air temperature error.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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