Discussion: Aluminum Corrosion
In this discussion activity, address the following:
Review the Office of Aviation Research document AR99-34 Characterization of Early Stages of Corrosion Fatigue in Aircraft Skin. When the layman thinks of corrosion, the first thing imagined is a brown, crusty appearance such as that commonly appearing in iron and steel. This is called rust. However, in today’s aircraft most material is aluminum. This means corrosion takes a different form. This document analyzes the corrosion in AlClad Aluminum 2024-T3.
Select one of the following key words, research and analyze the related section(s), and post a discussion message explaining how your selected key word is demonstrated in the section(s).