1 - 10 of 10 articles
FORTHRIGHT comment on the value of competition in the aerospace industry was the theme of Mr George S. Schairer, F.A.I.A.A., V.P. for Research and Development of the Boeing Company, when he gave the annual Wilbur and Orville Wright Memorial Lecture at the Royal Aeronautical Society early in...
BY the time it has obtained its Certificate of Airworthiness and has entered airline service in the early seventies, the Concorde supersonic airliner will have been proved in the most intensive and comprehensive testing programme ever organised in support of a civil aircraft project. Although at...
IF the history of air transport is traced back we find that superimposed on a steady rate of development, there have been several important milestones standing out as major jumps in technological progress. The first cabin airlinerthe first monoplanethe first pressure cabinthe first turbinethe...
DEVELOPMENT of a commercialaeroengine like the RollsRoyce BristolS.N.E.C.M.A. Olympus 593 turbojet powering the AngloFrench Concorde supersonic airliner is a continuous process in which four initial phases can be defined
THE fuel content of an intercontinental aircraft at takeoff constitutes a considerable proportion of the all up weight of the aircraft. The weight of fuel in a typical subsonic passenger carrying aircraft at takeoff represents about 45 per cent of the aircraft's all up weight and this proportion...
The Aviation Division of the Dunlop Co. Ltd. Engineering Group is to install Dynex power units, designed and built by Applied Power U.K. Ltd., in the latest design of hydraulic production test rigs at the Division's Coventry factory. The company is completely reequipping its production test...
Development of a commercial supersonic engine like the Olympus 593 turbojet which powers the Concorde has provided designers and engineers alike with fresh problems not encountered in the development of subsonic aircraft engines.
The following new Board appointments have been announced by Hawker Siddeley Dynamics. Mr A. S. Wheate, C.A., joins the company as Financial Director Dr H. Fuchs, B.Sc., C.Eng., F.R.Ae.S., M.A.I.A.A., F.B.I.S., is appointed Director and Divisional Manager, Guided Weapons Mr P. R. Franks, B.Sc.,...
A Selection of Equipment of Use in the Production and Maintenance of Aircraft, Missiles, Space Vehicles and Components. Where it is necessary to handle highly aggressive liquids, such as some acids, rocket fuels and process solutions it is recommended practice to have plunge baths available, so...
Equipment, Programmes, Techniques and Projects. Concept Engineering Ltd. of 30 White Waltham Airfield Estates, Maidenhead, Berkshire, have designed and made smoke generating machines for some years and as a result of continuous development have now achieved fundamentally new techniques in two...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.