LIMITED SURVEY OF COMMERCIAL JET AIRCRAFT ALTIMETER SYSTEM POSITION ERROR BY PACER WITH TRAILING CONE
NATIONAL AVIATION FACILITIES EXPERIMENTAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ EXPERIMENTATION DIV
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Limited flight tests were conducted using the trailing cone static pressure measuring technique to determine the repeatability of commercial jet aircraft altimeter systems. The maximum difference between the six types tested at 30,000 feet was 500 feet.
- Flight Control and Instrumentation