Accession Number:

AD0685535

Title:

ENERGY SOURCES IN AIRCRAFT ENGINES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-10-09

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

After reviewing the properties and limitations of chemical fuels such as gasoline, solid fuel and hydrogen fuel, the report discusses the possibilities of ionic fuel and nuclear fuel, and their existing problems of application to aviation. It is stressed that due to the fast scientific progress and requirements, these pending problems may soon be solved. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Electric and Ion Propulsion
  • Fuels
  • Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE