high-bypass turbofan


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high-bypass turbofan

A turbofan engine with a bypass ratio of 4:1 or higher (i.e., four or more times as much air flows across the fan as across the core engine).
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One may wonder whether supersonic engines will follow the same evolution as subsonic engines, leading to supersonic high-bypass turbofans.
The GE CF6-80 series is a family of high-bypass turbofan engines, and the -80C2 entered service in October 1985.
The CF6 family of high-bypass turbofan engines is the most popular large group of aircraft turbofan engines in the world, powering wide-body aircraft produced by Boeing and Airbus.
General Electric CF6-80C2 high-bypass turbofan engines will power the new airplanes.
The 54,000 pounds of combined thrust provided by the CFM56-7B27A engines delivers unparalleled performance from the world's most reliable high-bypass turbofan.