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knots indicated airspeed [1 record]

Record 1 2015-03-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
CONT

... the aircraft was controllable to a minimum speed of approx. 135 knots indicated airspeed (KIAS), just 12 KIAS below the gear speed and 25 KIAS higher than the recommended final approach speed.

Key term(s)
  • indicated air speed in knots
  • knots indicated air speed

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
OBS

vitesse indiquée en nœuds; vitesse anémométrique en nœuds : termes uniformisés par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Maintenance.

Spanish

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