impact ice

impact ice

A form of engine icing. Ice builds up on the intakes and filters during flight through clouds or precipitation when the ambient temperature is near or below freezing level or if the aircraft encounters supercooled droplets. This type of icing affects turbocharged engines.
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Other effects, not yet studied, may significantly impact ice formation under normal conditions.
You only have to look at past Dancing On Ice contestants - and their slimmer waistlines - to see just how much impact ice dancing has had on their fitness levels.
The recent announcement by the NPCA and the Vincentz Network of the establishment of the American Coatings Show will impact ICE 2008 as well as individual company marketing/promotional budgets in the years to come.
Once again, we were extremely pleased with the progress made in all areas that will impact ICE.