calibrated altitude


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calibrated altitude

[′kal·ə‚brād·əd ′al·tə‚tüd]
(navigation)
Indicated altitude corrected for instrument and installation errors.
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calibrated altitude

An indicated altitude to which instrument and installation error corrections have been applied. Also called computed altitude.
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