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):

Report Date:

1982-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE