Maintenance Matters

September 2014 Issue

Bug Off: Cleaning Leading Edges

Cleaning bug splat off leading edges isn’t a big deal—if it’s done right after a flight. Wash Wax All makes a tough job easier for procrastinators.

Bugs have been defined as small flying creatures that hurl themselves at airplanes intending, through sheer numbers, to deprive them of flight. While not nearly as effective as icing in changing the shape of a wing’s leading edge, a layer of bug splat does affect performance and efficiency.

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