Carbon-Nanotube Ice Protection From UTAS

Credit: Airbus
A lightweight, low-power electro-thermal ice protection system for commercial and other aircraft that uses carbon-nanotube (CNT) heater technology is to be flight tested by the end of 2018 by UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS). The CNT heater layer is 30–40 times lighter than conventional electrothermal...
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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