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Nanoparticle based coating for aircraft engines may triple service life and reduce fuel consumption

In tests, this increased the service life of the coating by 300%
Researchers at University West in Sweden have started using nanoparticles in the heat-insulating surface layer that protects aircraft engines from heat. In tests, this increased the service life of the coating by 300%. This is something that interests the aircraft industry to a very great degree, and the hope is that motors with the new layers will be in production within two years.

To increase the service life of aircraft

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