This definition appears very rarely
and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other meanings of KIAS
We have 2 other definitions for KIAS
in our Acronym Attic
Samples in periodicals archive:
En route to the initial approach fix at 10,000 feet Mean Sea Level, while dumping gas and flying radar trail in the weather at night, the indicated airspeed on both the heads up display and electronic altitude display indicator decreased to 14 knots indicated air speed.
A-10 pilots are advised to achieve 2,000 feet AGL and 200 Knots Indicated Air Speed (KIAS) prior to shutting down an engine.
As I saw the 5,000-foot remaining marker go by us, I rechecked the airspeed, 107 Knots Indicated Air Speed (KIAS).