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Airplane question? Every time I watch a video of an airplane landing from the cockpit, I hear a voice that indicates there altitude. It always happens at the landing and it's the same voice. It says like "50, 40, 30..etc" so what is it?

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That would be the ground prox system on the aircraft it lets the flight crew know how far they are above the ground during an approach to the landing runway.

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