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ABOVE AERODROME ELEVATION [1 record]

Record 1 2014-12-15

English

Subject field(s)
  • Airfields
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
DEF

The elevation of the highest point of the landing area. [Definition officially approved by ICAO.]

OBS

The elevation of the highest point of landing area is expressed in feet above mean sea level.

OBS

aerodrome elevation: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Aérodromes
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
DEF

Altitude du point le plus élevé de l'aire d'atterrissage. [Définition uniformisée par l'OACI.]

OBS

L'altitude est exprimée en pieds au-dessus du niveau moyen de la mer.

OBS

altitude d'un aérodrome : terme uniformisé par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Opérations aériennes et par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Aeródromos
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
DEF

Elevación del punto más alto del área de aterrizaje. [Definición aceptada oficialmente por la OACI.]

OBS

elevación del aeródromo: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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