Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technology by Irwin E TreagerAircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technology by Irwin E Treager

Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technology

byIrwin E Treager

Paperback | November 13, 1995

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Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technology provides a comprehensive, easy-to-understand treatment of the background, development, and applications of the gas turbine engine it its various forms, such as turobjet, turbofan, turboprop, and turboshaft powerplants. Designed primarily as a resource for technicians preparing for the FAA aircraft powerplant mechanic certification, Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Technology also may be used a reference. The text also discusses the changing maintenance and overhaul procedures and philosophies and the role of fuel metering in engine operation.
Title:Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine TechnologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:10.7 × 8.4 × 1.2 inPublished:November 13, 1995Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0028018281

ISBN - 13:9780028018287

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Table of Contents

History and Theory

Background and Development

Types, Variations and Applications

Engine Theory: Two Plus Two

Construction and Design

Inlet Ducts


Combustion Chambers


Exhaust Systems

Methods of Thrust Augmentation

Materials and Methods of Construction

Systems and Accessories


Fuel Systems and Components

Typical Fuel Systems

Lubricating Oils

Lubricating Systems

Ignition Systems

Starting and Auxiliary Power Systems

Maintenance and Testing

Maintenance and Overhaul Procedures

Engine Testing and Operation

Representative Engines

United Technologies Pratt & Whitney 4000 Series Turbofan Engine

General Electric J79 Turbojet Engine

Allied Signal Lycoming T53 Turboshaft Engine

Allison Engine Company 501-D13 Turboprop Engine

Teledyne CAE J69-T-25 Turbojet Engine

General Electric CF6 Turbofan Engine

United Technologies Pratt & Whitney JT8D Turbofan Engine