New from University Aviation Press is “Aircraft Propulsion: Pistons, Turbines, Propellers & Thrust,” which introduces all aspects of aircraft propulsion from the principles of power and thrust to the technical details of various types of engines.
David Robson’s book takes an in-depth look at the function, operation and performance of four-stroke piston engines, radial engines, superchargers, turbochargers and propellers.
Aircraft Propulsion: Pistons, Turbines, Propellers & Thrust is useful for pilots, aircraft owners and maintenance technicians alike. Full-color illustrations throughout the text help explain complex concepts in an easily-grasped, straightforward manner, according to the publisher.
The table of contents and index are hyperlinked, which allows easy navigation of this 263-page ebook, the publisher adds.