Chapter 11: Aluminum in Aircraft and Space Applications
This chapter describes aluminum applications in aircraft and space vehicles and the special alloys, tempers, and product forms required to meet the unique challenges of flight. It focuses on wrought alloys and products that comprise the bulk of aluminum aircraft structure. The chapter also provides a list of the aerospace alloys and their chemical compositions in common use as well as their application on aircraft.
Aluminum in Aircraft and Space Applications, Aluminum: Technology, Industry, and Applications, By Robert E. Sanders, Graeme J. Marshall, ASM International, 2023, p 245–264, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340245
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