Volcanoes and Aviation: Part 2/2

Since 1900s volcanic ash have disturbed air travel and posed a threat to aviation. Many existing techniques that were used by volcanologists, to study volcanoes and their characteristics, were developed to support the aviation industry. I intend to discuss some of these methods in this post. Seismic Monitoring The term ‘seismic’ refers to earthquakes, seismic […]

Read more "Volcanoes and Aviation: Part 2/2"

Volcanoes and Aviation: Part 1/2

Volcanoes and Volcanic Activity Volcano is a natural phenomenon and it is caused by converging and diverging tectonic plates of the Earth’s crust. In the last couple of decades, volcanic activity has increased exponentially. There are many interesting theories as to why volcanic activity is increasing. One of the theories is self-evident and that is […]

Read more "Volcanoes and Aviation: Part 1/2"