IFALPA Briefing Leaflet: Cold Temperature Corrections

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Altimeters (even on the most advanced aircraft) indicate correctly only if the temperature of the atmosphere is equal to the values of the International Standard Atmosphere (ISA).
When the temperature is lower than ISA, then your true altitude is lower than the indicated altitude!

The following attachment (PDF) reproduces an Ops Bulletin issued by ICAO’s European Air Navigation Planning Group that provides more detail on the problem and is intended to improve the awareness of both pilots and air traffic controllers of their responsibilities concerning cold temperature corrections.

(Source: IFALPA)

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