indicated airspeed

noun

Definition of indicated airspeed

: the airspeed of an airplane as indicated on an airspeed indicator : the airspeed in an atmosphere of standard sea-level density that would give rise to a dynamic pressure equal to that encountered

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“Indicated airspeed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/indicated%20airspeed. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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