0

The Lift/Cruise Fan Propulsion System for VTOL Applications PUBLIC ACCESS

[+] Author Affiliations
John T. Kutney

General Electric Company, Evendale, OH

Paper No. 64-GTP-17, pp. V001T01A017; 10 pages
doi:10.1115/64-GTP-17
From:
  • ASME 1964 Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show
  • ASME 1964 Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show
  • Houston, Texas, USA, March 1–5, 1964
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7991-7
  • Copyright © 1964 by ASME

abstract

The high by-pass ratio tip-turbine driven lift and lift cruise fan offers the unique arrangement of a single type propulsion system fulfilling the many requirements for a VTOL application. This simple, compact, lightweight system offers high efficiency (low SFC) with the high static thrust at take-off required for VTOL and STOL operation. The lift cruise fan is a logical outgrowth of the tip-turbine lift fan technology backed by over 600 hr of testing since 1959. The significant test problem accomplishments for the cruise fan are presented as well as a representative VTOL transport-type application.

Copyright © 1964 by ASME
This article is only available in the PDF format.

Figures

Tables

Interactive Graphics

Video

Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In