Your aircraft’s propeller is an integral part of your powerplant. Whether you’re an operator striving to improve passenger comfort or a medical mission pilot aiming to keep patients stable, you want to minimize aircraft vibrations caused by your propeller. Advanced technology being developed by P&WC is set to make this task easier than ever.
Too much salt is bad for your health. The same goes for your aircraft engine. Salt and other contaminants can react with compressor components to cause corrosion. In the long term, this will affect their performance.
Operating in harsh conditions, such as flying over hot desert terrain on a search-and-rescue mission, can be tough on an aircraft. Some of the main culprits are particles. Discover what they can do to your engine—and what you can do about it.