We Accept Visa, M'Card, Amex, Paypal, Amazon, Bacs

Crowood Press Jet Engines

CWP-JETENG
  • £20.00 (No VAT)
999+ In Stock Now | Order before 3pm for same day dispatch
Gift Wrap (More Info)
Loading...

Product Summary

Covers turbojet, turboprop and turbofan designs in both civilian and military aircraft and provides examples of the engine-to-aircraft relationships used to follow the application of certain engine types to operational requirements

Jet Engines is an excellent reference book for aviation professionals and enthusiasts who wish to broaden their knowledge of jet engine technology and its associated subjects. The author provides a comprehensive explanation of the components that constitute a gas turbine aero-engine, examining both the design and function of all engine parts.

The book covers turbojet, turboprop and turbofan designs in both civilian and military aircraft and provides examples of the engine-to-aircraft relationships used to follow the application of certain engine types to operational requirements. All descriptions are written in a straightforward style and the text is amplified by many diagrams, plans and cutaway illustrations.

Comment
This book lets you see how a real engine operates, not how an idealized, thermodynamically perfect, one does. It's a shame that more books on jet engine technology do not touch on the real world aspects of designing, constructing, and maintaining a turbine engine like this one does. It is a little brief, but would complement a good book on propulsion thermodynamics.

Synopsis

Perhaps the most friendly book on the complex mechanics of the modern turbine engine. The author breaks down the stages of the working jet engine chapter by chapter beginning with intake follow by compressor. A must reading for any commercial pilot upgrading to turbine engine, power plant mechanics trainees, or anyone who is interested in fundamental workings of a jet turbine engine.

Be the first to review Crowood Press Jet Engines. Write a review

All prices include UK VAT at the current rate
None EU Countries do not pay UK VAT but may be subject to import duty on arrival at your countries rates

We accept the following methods of payment
VISA, MASTERCARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS, DEBIT CARD, PAYPAL, AMAZONE PAYMENTS AND BACS

No customer payment details are held on any part of the Flightstore system. We use encrypted PCI Compliant world banking services for your security.

As such existing customers will be able to retrieve their address details but are required to re-enter their payment details each time. Please see the terms and and conditions of Worldpay, Sagepay, Paypal and Amazon for futher clarification if required

Top