Air Force Coatings and Corrosion Topics Highilighted in “The ‘Insidious’ Enemy—Preserving Combat Performance”

After decades of combat flying in the harsh Middle East environment, the Air Force embarked on an aggressive program to deal with an insidious problem that steals aircraft performance, greatly increases maintenance requirements, results in higher fuel consumption rates, and increases emissions. The culprit, the constant erosion and corrosion of high-pressure compressor (HPC) and turbofan […]

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