Accession Number : AD0039818


Title :   J-47 JET ENGINE COMPRESSOR FAILURES


Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Jun 1950-31 Dec 1951


Corporate Author : DIRECTORATE OF AEROSPACE SAFETY NORTON AFB CA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/039818.pdf


Report Date : 07 Apr 1952


Pagination or Media Count : 24


Abstract : This study was initiated to investigate a specific type of J-47-GE engine compressor failure; namely, fatigue failure of compressor rotor and stator blades. This type of failure usually causes complete compressor disintegration.


Descriptors :   *TURBOJET ENGINES , *AXIAL FLOW COMPRESSOR BLADES , FAILURE , COMPRESSOR ROTORS , JET AIRCRAFT


Subject Categories : Jet and Gas Turbine Engines
      Attack and Fighter Aircraft


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE