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How are compressor blades connected to the shaft in turbojet engines?

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Does the explanation of why slower airfoils are more efficient involve less energy loss from heating or compression of the working fluid?

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Could a quadcopter fly if its propellers were encased in cylindrical tubes?

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What is the most severe engine failure for modern turbofan?

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Why do some jet engines have fewer fan blades than others?

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Can you have a Hybrid Turboprop-Jet engine?

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Performance metrics of a propulsion system - optimising a propulsive fan system

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Are any jet engines used in combat aircraft water cooled?

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What would be the impact of replacing the engines on the 737 MAX, not just reworking MCAS?

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How are the NEO LEAP-1A engines attached on the A320?

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What are the consequences of throttling up past 100% of N1?

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What does it mean for N1/N2 to float?

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How are Rolls-Royce engines different to others?

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When does a turbine need to go to maintenance?

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Taxiing with one engine: Is engine #1 always used or do they switch?

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How much thrust is lost due to the bleed air system?

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Why aren't ceramics used in turbines?

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Strange flight path

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What materials are used to make up a combustion chamber?

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Is platinum present in a combustion chamber?

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At what temperatures would the gearing for geared turbofans be rendered unnecessary?

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Could a FOSS autopilot system ever pass FAA regulations?

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Does Rolls Royce produce any engine that matches the capabilities of the GE9x?

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What devices measure EPR & RPM on a turbofan engine?

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How much fuel is used for preheating the outer engines of a four-engine airliner that were not used for taxiing?

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Why do uncontained engine failures still occur?

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Can a turbofan run without the fan to provide power without thrust?

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If I get my Private Pilots License before college, how far will that set me ahead, if at all?

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Why not more Max 8 accidents?

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What kind of test is going on in this image?