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