Laminar Flow Control – Back to the Future ?

  title={Laminar Flow Control – Back to the Future ?},
  author={John E. Green},
In the 21 st Century, reducing the environmental impact of aviation will become an increasingly important priority for the aircraft designer. Among the various environmental impacts, emission of CO2 can be expected to emerge as the most important in the long term and reducing fuel burn to become the overriding environmental priority. Increasing fuel costs and the world’s limited oil reserves will add to the pressure to reduce fuel burn. Starting from the limitations imposed on the aircraft… CONTINUE READING