Effects of ice formations on airplane performance in level cruising flight

G. Merritt Preston, Calvin C. Blackman
naca-tn-1598
May 1948


A flight investigation in natural icing conditions was conducted by the NACA to determine the effect of ice accretion on airplane performance.

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