Marquee Collection

Marquee Collection#16

Q. Explain what is happening here ? (The phenomena..)


Ans.: Sonic Boom, Breaking the sound barrier, cloud ball effect, Vapour cone, P.G. singularity ( Prandtl–Glauert singularity) are all the right answers. The white halo formed by condensed water droplets is thought to result from a drop in air pressure around the aircraft at transonic speeds.

Correct answers by Mrinalini, Anjana, Subhayan, Mohit Karve, Anubhav, Chaitanya, Prashant, Gayatri, Amit, Raman, Sukhamaya, Kaushik and Parthmurphy.

13 thoughts on “Marquee Collection#16”

  1. P.G. singularity ( Prandtl–Glauert singularity) .. condensation cloud surrounding an aircraft traveling at transonic speed because of drop in air pressure..

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