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- Li, Chao, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Climatic change 2018 v.151 no.3-4 pp. 463-472
- aircraft; airports; altitude; aviation; climate change; summer; temperature
- ... Climate change will likely affect aviation; however, it is not well understood. In particular, the effects of climate change on aircraft’s takeoff performance have seldom been studied. Here, we explore the effects of climate change on the takeoff performance of aircraft, including takeoff distance and climb rate. Takeoff performance normally decreases as temperature and pressure altitude increase. ...