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Defense, gas turbine engine

France

Defense, gas turbine engine

agreement between the United States of America and France, signed at Washington and Paris, June 13 and August 30, 1995 with annexes

by France

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military assistance, American -- France,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- France,
  • France -- Foreign relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAgreement between the United States of America and France, signed at Washington and Paris, June 13 and August 30, 1995 with annexes
    SeriesTreaties and other international acts series -- 12687
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State, United States.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p. :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14509419M
    OCLC/WorldCa44424239

    Examines the "war" that pitted Pratt and Whitney against GE in head-to-head competition for multi billion dollar defense contracts to provide high performance engines for front line fighter aircraft. The circumstances surrounding the lengthy battle led to the Air Force decision to split future engine sales between the two. Attempts to cut through emotional opinions of the "combatants," to. Figure shows that approximately $ billion per year of the total $ billion DoD yearly gas turbine engine budget is spent on the sustainment of existing engines (AFRL, ). The cost of fuel burned by the existing fleet is currently estimated at $ billion annually based on a fuel cost of $ per gallon (Connelly, ; Harrison.

    The gas turbine is a power plant that produces a great amount of energy for its size and weight and thus has found increasing service in the past 20 years in the petrochemical industry and utilities throughout the world. The gas turbine's compactness, weight, and multiple fuel applications make it a natural power plant for offshore second edition is not only an updating of 4/5(3). Results are reported for a technology program designed to determine the behavior of gas turbine engines when operating in particle-laden clouds. There are several ways that such clouds may be created, i.e., explosive volcanic eruption, sand storm, military conflict, by:

    Doing so reduces fuel use—thereby extending operational time between refuelings—by allowing the gas turbine to spend more time operating in the higher power bands where it is most efficient: electric motors help propel the ship at speeds up to around 12 knots, while the conventional gas turbine engines take over at higher speeds. Military Marine Engine Market driven rise in use of military naval ships is increasing the demand for military marine engines;The major factor acting as an inhibiting factor to the growth of the market is the stringent emission rules for diesel powered engines/5(24).


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