field elevation

The highest point of an airport’s usable runways measured in feet or meters from mean sea level. The elevation of the highest point of the landing area is called an aerodrome, or airport, elevation and is depicted on approach charts. See aerodrome elevation.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Field Target — is an outdoor air gun discipline originating in the United Kingdom, on the late 1980s, but gaining popularity worldwide.UK RulesIn UK (United Kingdom) rules, competitors aim to shoot the small “kill” zone that forms part of a larger metal… …   Wikipedia

  • Elevation du niveau de la mer — Élévation du niveau de la mer Les mesures du niveau de la mer à partir de 23 enregistrements de marégraphes dans des environnements géologiquement stables montrent une élévation d environ 2 mm par an …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Élévation du niveau des mers — Élévation du niveau de la mer Les mesures du niveau de la mer à partir de 23 enregistrements de marégraphes dans des environnements géologiquement stables montrent une élévation d environ 2 mm par an …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Élévation du niveau marin — Élévation du niveau de la mer Les mesures du niveau de la mer à partir de 23 enregistrements de marégraphes dans des environnements géologiquement stables montrent une élévation d environ 2 mm par an …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Field artillery — [ Union Army gun squad at drill, c. 1860.] Field artillery is a category of mobile artillery used to support armies in the field. These weapons are specialized for mobility and tactical efficiency, and not for long range nor sheer destructive… …   Wikipedia

  • Field artillery team — In the land based field artillery, the field artillery team is organized to direct and control indirect fire artillery fire on the battlefidirect artillery fire, three distinct components have evolved in this organization, the forward observer… …   Wikipedia

  • Field, Minneapolis — Infobox neighborhood official name = Field native name = nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image image shield = mapsize = 200px map caption = Location of Field within the U.S. city of Minneapolis subdivision type = Country… …   Wikipedia

  • Élévation du niveau de la mer — Les mesures du niveau de la mer à partir de 23 enregistrements de marégraphes dans des environnements géologiquement stables montrent une élévation d environ 2 mm par an …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Field Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota — Infobox Settlement official name = Field Township, Minnesota settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image |pushpin pushpin label position =left pushpin map caption =Location within the state of Minnesota pushpin …   Wikipedia

  • Field Township, Jefferson County, Illinois — Geobox Township name = Field Township native name = other name = other name1 = category = Township image size = image caption = flag size = symbol = symbol size = country = United States state = Illinois region = Jefferson region type = County… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.