NASA and DLR flight tests on alternative fuel emissions

In January 2018, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, DLR) and the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are set to conduct joint research flights in Germany for the first time. The focus will be on alternative fuel emissions and the characterisation of ice crystals in condensation trails (contrails), using biofuel as an example.

NASA und DLR untersuchen Klimawirkung des Luftverkehrs: Gemeinsame Flugversuche zu Emissionen alternativer Kraftstoffe

Das Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) und die US-amerikanischen Luft- und Raumfahrtbehörde NASA werden im Januar 2018 erstmals gemeinsame Forschungsflüge in Deutschland durchführen. Im Fokus stehen die Emissionen von alternativen Kraftstoffen und die Charakterisierung der Eiskristalle in Kondensstreifen, wobei exemplarisch Biokraftstoff zum Einsatz kommt.

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  1. Dear DLR-Team. This is really exciting and I would love to know more about the onboard-measurements and -experiments if possible. An in-depth Video would be really nice.

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