Section 6: Powerplants


TURBO-JET AND TURBO PROP ENGINES
1 Basic Engine components
2 Basic Operating Principles
3 Engine Limitations
4 Engine Computations
5 Bleed Air System
6 Anti-icing System
7 Starter
8 Lubricating System
9 Cooling and Exhaust Control System
10 Vibration Monitoring
11 Engine Instruments and Power Sources
12 Temperature Control and Regulation
13 Accessories and Drives
14 Fuel Control System
15 Reduction Gear Boxes
16 Torque Sensing Devices
17 Fuel and Propeller Co-ordinator
18 Engine Starting

CRUISE AND POWER COMPUTATIONS
1 Fuel Consumption
2 Principles of Cruise Control
3 Use of Performance charts
4 Calculation of Fuel Burn-off
5 Calculation of Fuel Remaining
6 Calculation of Fuel Required
7 Calculation of Landing Weight
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