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Historical REVISED 1970-05-04

Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Exhaust Smoke Measurement ARP1179A

This Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) standardizes test equipment and procedures for the measurement of smoke emission from aircraft gas turbine engines. The procedures included are for determining and reporting the amount of smoke emission. Tests have indicated that the practically achievable precision of the smoke number is within ±3 when the system is properly used as outlined herein. This procedure is not intended for in-flight testing, nor does it apply to afterburning mode.
ARP1179D
2011-07-19
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Stabilized
ARP1179C
1997-10-01
Historical
Revised
ARP1179B
1991-04-19
Historical
Revised
ARP1179A
1970-05-04
Historical
Revised
ARP1179
1970-05-01
Historical
Issued

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