This workbook is a companion to the Aircraft Gas Turbine Powerplants textbook, intended to help you remember the key points and provide you with a better understanding of the various subjects.
Each chapter in this workbook matches its chapter in the textbook and contains short and long answer questions and exercises. We suggest that you read the chapter in the textbook before attempting to answer the questions. To confirm your understanding, answer pages are included in the back of the book.
Similarly to the textbook, the workbook chapters are organized as follows:
- History of Turbine Development
- Jet Propulsion Theory
- Turbine Engine Design and Construction
- Engine Familiarization
- Inspection and Maintenance
- Lubrication Systems
- Fuel Systems
- Compressor Anti-Stall Systems
- Anti-Icing Systems
- Starter Systems
- Ignition Systems
- Engine Instrument Systems
- Fire/Overheat Detection and Extinguishing Systems
- Engine Operation
For the complete table of contents, click the Look Inside link above.
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