Together with our books “Airframes and Systems for Helicopters”, “Electrics” and “Instrumentation for Helicopters”, the “Powerplant for Helicopters” book covers the curriculum in “Aircraft General Knowledge” as stated in the EASA ATPL pre 2020 syllabus for helicopters.
You will find topics like: Piston General, Lubrication, Cooling, Ignintion, Fuel and Carburation, Fuel Injection, Engine Performance, Power Augmentation, Freewheel Devices and Clutches, Handling and Operations, Turbine Engines, Working Cycle and Efficiency, Intakes, Compressors, Combustion, Turbines, Exhaust, Engine Systems, Internal and External Bleed Air, Auxiliary Gearboxes, Starting and Ignition System, Fuel System, Gas Turnbine Lubrication, Auxiliary Power Unit, Engine Icing and Ice Protection, Engine Controls and Indications, Torque Meter and Gearbox.
- 307 pages
- 166 illustrations
- 32 questions