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volcanic ash cloud [1 record]

Record 1 2015-12-01


Subject field(s)
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Air Transport

volcanic ash cloud: term officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).


  • Physique de l'atmosphère
  • Transport aérien

nuage de cendres volcaniques : terme uniformisé par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Física de la atmósfera
  • Transporte aéreo

Suma del material expulsado de un volcán en la atmósfera y transportado por vientos en altura, que se compone de cenizas volcánicas, gases y productos químicos.


nube de cenizas volcánicas: término aceptado oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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