engine nacelle


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engine nacelle

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The streamlined, enclosed housing on a fuselage or wing in which the engine is mounted.
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It is capable of showing a full range of graphics, patterns and animations, with placement almost anywhere on an aircraft - from the fuselage and under-fuselage belly to the engine nacelles and tail.
Safran subsidiary Aircelle and GE Aviation company Middle River Aircraft Systems (MRAS) are suppliers of engine nacelles, thrust reversers and aerostructures.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, the company is a joint venture of Aircelle and Middle River Aircraft Systems (MRAS), which are leading suppliers of engine nacelles, thrust reversers and aerostructures.
As a next step, the company said it is preparing to implement service capabilities for CFM56 nacelles on Boeing 737s, along with a broadening of its on-wing support for various engine nacelle types.
They represent a major %age of the thrust reverser's structural framework - which becomes an important portion of the overall engine nacelle.
This MOU, which was signed in Beijing during Aviation Expo China 2009, marks the first step in establishing a long-term alliance focused on engine nacelle technology and the production of nacelle and components to be used on both new and existing aircraft.
Aerostructures Middle East Services (AMES) will further expand its jet engine nacelle repair capabilities as this joint venture of Safran's Aircelle and Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance builds on two successful years of operation from its technical base in Dubai.
2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pratt & Whitney and Malaysia Airlines have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to form an engine nacelle repair facility in Kuala Lumpur via a joint venture.
The joint venture is to utilize the existing design, development and manufacturing capacities of Aircelle and Middle River Aircraft Systems - which have highly complementary engine nacelle product lines and technical capabilities.
Nexcelle has been selected to supply the engine nacelle systems for two major engine programs: the CFM International LEAP-X1C integrated propulsion system on COMAC's C919 airliner, and the GE Passport 20 engine for Bombardier's Global 7000 and 8000 business jet aircraft.
Manufacturer and designer of aircraft engines Pratt & Whitney and Malaysia Airlines on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding to form an engine nacelle repair facility in Kuala Lumpur through a joint venture.
Longerons are load-bearing, fore to aft structural portions of the engine nacelle.

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