In the book the problems of the arrangement and exploitation of lubricating systems of aviation gas-turbine engines are presented. The working condition of oils and their basic physicochemical and performance properties are examined. The characteristics of petroleum and synthetic oils are given. The requirements for lubricating systems are indicated, and also their fundamental and assembly diagrams are described. The work of a single-circuit, two-circuit and shorted lubricating systems of contemporary aircraft is examined. The features of the operation of lubricating systems of helicopters are given and the parameters of which affect the height power factors of lubricating systems are examined.
Edited machine trans. of mono. Maslyanye Sistemy Gazoturbinnykh Dvigatelei, Moscow, 1972 p1-94, by Ray E. Zarza.