TITLE

Lift-off quieter planes

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);1/28/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7667, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Rolls-Royce PLC is to lead a project to develop technology for manipulating jet engine exhaust, to reduce aircraft noise at take-off and landing in Great Britain. Concepts being considered is binary actuation technology to alter the flow characteristics of the jet exhaust; Function of the technology in reducing exhaust gases and mix them with the air; Designs of the project intended for low-pressure gas turbine systems with low-speed fans and low- noise landing gear.
ACCESSION #
15950113

 

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