altimeter


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an instrument that measures the height above ground

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About the Speakers Susan Etlinger Industry Analyst, Altimeter Group Susan Etlinger is an industry analyst at Altimeter Group, where she works with global companies to develop both social media listening and measurement strategies that support their business objectives.
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The FE pointed to the cabin altimeter and simply said, "Cabin altitude.
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The change, which the FAA says is now possible because of improvements in altimeter accuracy, will increase capacity of the national airspace and save the airlines billions in fuel costs.
with the K2-100 Multi-function Altimeter Watch from La Crosse Technology.
All three men aboard held their breath as they watched the altimeter unwind.
The crew carried out visual checks and a radar altimeter confirmed that the aircraft was at the correct height.
Real Time's Alaistair Deacon said: "A pilot determines height from an altimeter, but that can contain small errors.