This article presents some of the basics regarding hydraulic fluids and how they become contaminated, and it also expands upon the deleterious effects this contamination has on hydraulic systems. Also presented are some of the chief causes of fluid contamination, and the relatively simple measures which can be taken to lessen the problem.
May 1, 2003
All Aircraft Survivability Journals published after 2014 were produced under the contract vehicle known as Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center (SURVIAC). The journal is now created by the Joint Aircraft Survivability Program (JASP).