Overview of on-board measurements during solar storm periods.

  title={Overview of on-board measurements during solar storm periods.},
  author={Peter Beck and Clive Dyer and Nicolas Fuller and Alex D. P. Hands and Marcin Latocha and Sofia Rollet and Franti{\vs}ek Spurn{\'y}},
  journal={Radiation protection dosimetry},
  volume={136 4},
Radiation exposure of aircraft crew caused by cosmic radiation is regulated in Europe by the European Community Council Directive 96/29/EURATOM and implemented into law in almost every country of the European Union. While the galactic cosmic radiation (GCR) leads on average to an exposure of about 3 mSv per year, solar cosmic radiation can lead to 1 mSv per one subsonic flight during solar storm periods. Compared to GCR, solar cosmic radiation shows a much softer proton spectrum but with a… CONTINUE READING

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