Latest Icing conditions Stories

Icy Work In Store For NASA Scientists
2014-02-28 05:09:31

Ice formation inside airplane engines can be a concern year round. NASA and international researchers are now studying the problem during the summer months in Darwin, Australia.

2014-02-27 16:21:06

DARWIN, Australia, Feb.

Image 1 - Preps Continue For Launching Engine Icing Research
2012-02-20 09:25:21

NASA scientists are making progress in their preparations to mount a detailed research campaign aimed at solving a modern-day aviation mystery involving the unlikely combination of fire and ice inside a running jet engine.

2010-08-30 06:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Corporation's (NYSE: GR) rotorblade ice protection system for the AgustaWestland AW139 medium twin-engine helicopter has received certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Certifications from the U.S.

2009-05-04 07:05:00

- Goodrich DuraTherm(TM) technology demonstrates the ability to withstand simulated battle damage, while continuing to function in severe icing conditions CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 4, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has successfully demonstrated the durability and performance of its new DuraTherm(TM) ice protection technology on a Boeing AH-64 Apache helicopter engine inlet sectional mockup.

2008-02-11 09:57:29

The S-3B Viking was built to take off and land on carrier ships, fly into enemy territory and take out threatening submarines. It's rugged, fast and powerful, but its fighting days are numbered.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.