Retrofittable Anti-Icing Could Expand UAV Use

Credit: Battelle
U.S. research and development organization Battelle is ready to flight-test a carbon-nanotube coating that can protect unmanned and general-aviation aircraft from icing with a low weight penalty and power consumption, enabling operation in adverse weather. Icing protection is rare in unmanned...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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