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ALTITUDE MSL [1 record]

Record 1 2012-08-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
DEF

The altitude expressed in feet measured from mean sea level.

OBS

MSL: mean sea level.

OBS

MSL altitude: term and definition standardized by the Glossary for Pilots and Air Traffic Services Personnel Committee.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
DEF

Altitude exprimée en pieds mesurée à partir du niveau moyen de la mer.

OBS

MSL : niveau moyen de la mer.

OBS

altitude MSL : terme et définition normalisés par le Comité sur le Glossaire à l'intention des pilotes et du personnel des services de la circulation aérienne.

Spanish

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