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Old 4th Nov 2015, 11:16
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wiggy
 
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I fly gliders and use GPS for height readings and it is extremely accurate, much more so than a barometric altimeter!
That may the case with a glider, but given the context of the tread what about relative accuracy in the case of a RVSM compliant airliner.
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