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Definition of "nmi" [nmi]

  • Nautical mile (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nmi" in a sentence
  • "From the NHC: "The 2005 Atlantic Tropical Cyclone season refuses to end as moderate to deep convection has persisted for more than 12 hours and has wrapped about 75 percent of the way around the circulation center of the large non-tropical low pressure system located about 1,000 nmi southwest of the Azores islands.""
  • "The A380-800 has a design range of 15200 km (8200 nmi), sufficient to fly from New York to Hong Kong for example, and a cruising speed of Mach 0.85 (about 900 km/h or 560 mph at cruising altitude)."
  • "Los Angeles to Washington, DC (1998 nmi): 64 m. 54 s. for"