Re: How to become irradiated at 30 000 feet.

From:         lhe@sics.se
Date:         06 May 94 18:02:16 
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   From: kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
   sun". The regs specifically w(Is there anything special
   about Concorde or its operation to address any radiation concerns?)

The Concorde has radiation meters.

I have seen in (ICAO) ATC regulations a section titled something like
"Emergency descent of supersonic aircraft due to increased radiation
from the sun". The regs specifically warns that this will affect all
supersonic aircraft in a given area simultaneously.

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