Piston Engine

Some articles on piston engine, engine, piston engines, engines:

SOCATA TB Family - Variants
... Four-seat light cabin aircraft, powered by a 160 horsepower (119 kW) Lycoming O-320-D2A piston engine, equipped with a fixed pitch propeller, fitted with fixed tricycle landing gear ... a 180 horsepower (134 kW) Lycoming O-360-A1AD piston engine, equipped with a fixed spatted landing gear ... of the TB.10 Tobago SOCATA TB-11 Powered by a 134 kW (180 hp) piston engine ...
BAE Systems HERTI - Variants
... BAE Systems quickly realised that a piston engine powered HERTI had a better payload and endurance than the HERTI-1D and subsequently discontinued its development ... HERTI-1A Powered by a BMW piston engine, with a larger, modified composite airframe based on the J AS Aero Design J6 Fregata motor glider with a higher endurance and payload than ... HERTI-1B Powered by a Rotax piston engine and controlled by multi-lane flight controls ...
Portuguese Military Aircraft Serials - History - Air Force
... First digit Function 1 Single engine training 2 Multi-engine training 3 Reconnaissance and/or observation 4 Fighter or anti-submarine aircraft (Piston engine) 5 Fighter (Jet engine) 6 Transport 7 ... digit and type correspondence First digit Type 1 Single engine training 2 Multi-engine training 3 Reconnaissance and/or observation 4 Fighter or anti-submarine aircraft (Piston engine) 5 Fighter (Je ... serial numbers in the range 4801 to 4806, which corresponded to fighters with piston engines ...
Cierva C.8 - Variants
... C.8R C.6D fitted with new wings and rotor blades, powered by a 97-kW (130-hp) Clerget engine ... model, powered by a 134-kW (180-hp) Wolseley Viper piston engine ... with short-span wings, powered by an Armstrong Siddeley Lynx IV radial piston engine ...
Autofeather
... Autofeather is a feature of the engines on some turboprop or piston engine aircraft ... When the power being produced by the engine drops to the point where it is not contributing to thrust, the propeller will go into a feathered mode to ... reduce the drag of the propellers during an engine failure, therefore, allowing the plane to glide for a longer period of time ...

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