absolute altitude


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Related to absolute altitude: Pressure altitude, Density altitude, true altitude
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absolute altitude

n (Aviat) → absolute Höhe, Flughöhe füber Grund
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From so grand a title as Blue Mountains, and from their absolute altitude, I expected to have seen a bold chain of mountains crossing the country; but instead of this, a sloping plain presents merely an inconsiderable front to the low land near the coast.
Recent controlled studies of the prevalence and severity of AMS in non-acclimatized European children in the Alps (Bloch et al., 2009; Rexhaj et al., 2011) using similar speed of ascent, absolute altitude and time of observation allow some additional comparisons.
82.9 km), the beach is adjacent to a foredune ridge, the absolute altitude (i.e.
The absolute altitude of the volcano is 3,283 metres.
North American US Air Force Maj Gen (retired) Robert White, the first pilot to fly hypersonically, at Mach 5 and at Mach 6, and holder of the world's absolute altitude record since a 1962 X-15 flight to 314,688ft (95,900m) died on 17 March.