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ALTITUDE RETABLISSEMENT [1 record]

Record 1 2014-10-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Operations (Air Forces)
DEF

The altitude beyond which an aircraft or air-breathing guided missile ceases to perform satisfactorily.

OBS

critical altitude: term and definition standardized by NATO.

OBS

critical altitude: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Opérations (Forces aériennes)
DEF

Altitude au-dessus de laquelle le rendement aérodynamique ou le rendement de propulsion tombe au-dessous d'une valeur minimale reconnue comme nécessaire aux opérations.

OBS

altitude critique : terme et définition normalisés par l'OTAN.

OBS

altitude de rétablissement : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
  • Operaciones (Fuerzas aéreas)
DEF

Altitud máxima a la cual, a una atmósfera estándar, es posible mantener las r.p.m. [revoluciones por minuto] especificadas, una potencia o presión de admisión especificada.

OBS

altitud de restablecimiento de potencia: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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