Accession Number : ADD009889
Title : Ramjet Inlet Duct Turbine for Electrical Power Generation.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Bergsten,Milton Brian
Report Date : 30 Sep 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : An improved ramjet engine is provided which comprises an air driven rotary turbine disposed within the air duct between the inlet and the combustion region of the engine in a region of said duct characterized by subsonic airflow, and a generator, operatively interconnected with and driven by said turbine, for generating electrical power for use aboard a vehicle carried by the engine.
Descriptors : *Patent applications, *Electric generators, *Ramjet engines, *Ramjet inlets, *Ducts, *Gas turbines, Auxiliary power plants, Air flow, Subsonic flow, Inventions
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Electric Power Production and Distribution
Jet and Gas Turbine Engines
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE