Accession Number : AD0685535

Title :   ENERGY SOURCES IN AIRCRAFT ENGINES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Chang Pin-Chuan,

Report Date : 09 OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : After reviewing the properties and limitations of chemical fuels such as gasoline, solid fuel and hydrogen fuel, the report discusses the possibilities of ionic fuel and nuclear fuel, and their existing problems of application to aviation. It is stressed that due to the fast scientific progress and requirements, these pending problems may soon be solved. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT ENGINES, *AVIATION FUELS), ENERGY, SOURCES, HYDROGEN, GASOLINE, ELECTRIC PROPULSION, AIRCRAFT NUCLEAR PROPULSION, CHINA

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Electric and Ion Propulsion
      Fuels
      Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE