The Development of Jet and Turbine Aero Engines

The Development of Jet and Turbine Aero Engines This is the fourth edition of Bill Gunston s definitive book on jet and turbine aero engines the power behind a broad spectrum of aircraft from the largest heaviest transport aircraft to the highest

  • Title: The Development of Jet and Turbine Aero Engines
  • Author: Bill Gunston
  • ISBN: 9781852604639
  • Page: 325
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This is the fourth edition of Bill Gunston s definitive book on jet and turbine aero engines the power behind a broad spectrum of aircraft, from the largest, heaviest transport aircraft to the highest flying reconnaissance aeroplanes and the fastest, most agile fighters.It includes details of Boeing s 787 and Rolls Royce s Trent 1000 power plants The author also coversThis is the fourth edition of Bill Gunston s definitive book on jet and turbine aero engines the power behind a broad spectrum of aircraft, from the largest, heaviest transport aircraft to the highest flying reconnaissance aeroplanes and the fastest, most agile fighters.It includes details of Boeing s 787 and Rolls Royce s Trent 1000 power plants The author also covers the pressure jet tip mounted combustion chambers for helicopters Using language which will be easily accessible to non engineers, the author explains the differences between gas turbine, jet, rocket, ramjet and helicopter turboshaft aero engines He traces their histories from the early days through to today s complex and powerful units, as used in the latest wide bodied airliners and high performance military jets.

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    1. An aviation nut like me? yeah you're going to need this book. Nevermind if you're not an aeronautical engineer the language is plain and pretty easy to understand.

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