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Rotary engine developments at Curtiss-Wright over the past 20 years and review of general aviation engine potentialThe development of the rotary engine as a viable power plant capable of wide application is reviewed. Research results on the stratified charge engine with direct chamber injection are included. Emission control, reduced fuel consumption, and low noise level are among the factors discussed in terms of using the rotary engine in general aviation aircraft.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Paper
Jones, C.
(Curtiss-Wright Corp. Wood-Ridge, NJ, United States)
Date Acquired
August 10, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1978
Publication Information
Publication: NASA. Lewis Res. Center The Rotary Combust. Engine
Subject Category
Aircraft Propulsion And Power
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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