sector wind

sector wind

[′sek·tər ‚wind]
(meteorology)
The average observed or computed wind (direction and speed) at flight level for a given sector of an air route; sectors for over-ocean flights usually consist of 10° of longitude.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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