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Rain Erosion Tests on Aircraft Surfaces at Supersonic Speeds

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 June 1955

Abstract

AMONG new problems faced by design engineers of supersonic aircraft and missiles is the destructive effect of rain. At transonic and supersonic speeds, rain erosion of aircraft materials may prove to be a limiting factor in all‐weather flying conditions.

Citation

(1955), "Rain Erosion Tests on Aircraft Surfaces at Supersonic Speeds", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 27 No. 6, pp. 190-190. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb032564

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MCB UP Ltd

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