angle of climb

Definition of angle of climb

: the angle between the horizontal and the flight path of a climbing airplane

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First Known Use of angle of climb

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Angle of climb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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