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Jet Engines. Jason Anderson ME3322. How it Works. Sucks in Air from front with a fan A compressor raises the pressure of the air Then the compressed air is ignited Gas expands and comes out nozzle Engine/Aircraft thrusts forward. A Jet Engines Biggest Threat. Engine Needs: Fuel

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Jet engines

Jet Engines

Jason Anderson

ME3322


Jet engines

How it Works

  • Sucks in Air from front with a fan

  • A compressor raises the pressure of the air

  • Then the compressed air is ignited

  • Gas expands and comes out nozzle

  • Engine/Aircraft thrusts forward


Jet engines

A Jet Engines Biggest Threat

  • Engine Needs:

  • Fuel

  • Air

  • Source of Heat

ICE

Flameout

To prevent this:

  • Igniters

  • Fan Motion/ Bypass Air System

  • Heating System

Very rare about only 1 in 100,000 non military flights

http://www.aerospaceweb.org/question/propulsion/q0293.shtml


Jet engines

Biggest Jet Engines

  • Used for Commercial Flights

  • Boeing 777

  • Guinness record of 127,000 lbs of thrust

  • First engines only 250lbs of thrust


Jet engines

Video

Porsche vs. Jet vs. MotorCycle

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7WfCLUBBQU


Jet engines

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