TITLE

Bombs away

PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/24/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1783, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on subsidiary of British Aerospace, Royal Ordnance's development of a way to keep aircraft in the air after a bomb has exploded on board. Modification of the cargo to channel the blast from a bomb along a preplanned route; Royal Ordnance's conduct of controlled explosions on the ground; Development of a computer program to simulate effects on an aeroplane in flight; Findings of Royal Ordnance's investigation into the Lockerbie disaster.
ACCESSION #
10552590

 

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