Guidance for protecting aircrew from the effects of cosmic radiation

  • Guidance for protecting aircrew from the effects of cosmic radiation

    Published: Mar 03, 2019

    Source: CAA - UK

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    • Aviation
    • Cosmic radiation

    This guidance is provided by the UK Civil Aviation Authority. Its currently based on the Directive 96/29 Euratom, although the 2013 Directive does not make any significant changes in advice. The guidance explains cosmic radiation, outlines potential doses, provides considerations for occupational exposure and outlines acceptable means of compliance.

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