does somebody know the diameter of the E-Fan‘s engines ?
To me the look like around 80cm or what do you think ?
Also, with more and wider blades and 60 kW motors instead of 30 couldn‘t they get much ...
Combined Cycle Power Plant for Hybrid Aeroplane.
Inverted Gas Turbine
From the Institute of Combustion Technology - DLR
MGT = Micro Gas Turbine
IBC = Inverted Brayton Cycle
In the inverse ...
Was thinking about this, have a 2 engine regular turboprop with a third electric engine for extra performance (imagine a DC3 like the Conroy Tri-Turbo-Three). The 3rd electric engine would be run from ...
To understand what the current level of electric airplane propulsion is with respect to large passenger airliners I developed the following question:
How many battery swaps would be ...