Aircraft Powerplants by Kroes & Wild
This large and authoriative tome has been compiled to provide aviation students and pilots alike with theoretical and practical knowledge for FAA engineering exams and as a general but detailed guide of turbine-engine theory and nomenclature. Additional current models of turbofan, turboprop and turboshaft engines have been included. Information on turbine-engine fuel, oil and ignition systems has been expanded into seperate chapters. Material on propellers, including information on composite propellers, dynamic propeller balancing and auxilliary propeller systems is incuded. Throughout the text, a special emphasis has been placed on the integration of information on how individual components and systems operate together. Photographs, line drawings and tables throughout. Soft. 694 pages.