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Aircraft Propulsion - Level 3
In this section we cover materials related to propulsion, the means of moving the aircraft forward through the air. We include materials on the types of engines that have been and are being used, how thrust is calculated for jet engines and for propeller-driven engines. We will cover with more detail how gas turbines work and the design requirements of the different parts of the gas turbine.
F100-PW-220/F100-PW-220E TUBOFAN ENGINE
F100-PW-229 TURBOFAN ENGINE
F119-PW- 100 TURBOFAN ENGINE
F117-PW-100 TURBOFAN ENGINE
Aircraft Engine Thrust Calculations
Gas Turbine Operation
and Design Requirements
Introduction to Gas Turbines
Gas Turbine Usage
Gas Turbine Cycles
Gas Turbine Components
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