This document is a collection of papers presented at the Helicopter Icing Symposium, held in London, England, 6-7 November 1978. The emphasis of the symposium was on helicopter rotor blade icing. Papers covered methods of rotor blade ice protection (electrothermal, ice phobic coatings, microwave, vibratory and mechanical-pneumatic concepts); design and test criteria; ice protection system capabilities and testing and certification methods. Also included are papers on meteorological data; instrumentation; icing tunnel tests and correlations of results to mathematical accretion model; and simulated and natural icing flight tests. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ministry of Defence, England

    Main Building, Whitehall
    London SW1,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Don, T C
  • Publication Date: 1978-11

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  • Pagination: 313 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00198375
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM