calibrated airspeed


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calibrated airspeed

Indicated airspeed corrected for instrument and installation errors. Also called rectified airspeed. See also airspeed.
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With the right engine stuck at the high power setting and the left engine at idle, I was flying at 190 knots calibrated airspeed, full flaps, and gear down just to stay level.
Maximum conditions attained during flight were a calibrated airspeed of 250 knots and an altitude of 15,000 feet.