Updated: Apr 23, 2022
CHAPTER TITLE: Transition to Turbopropeller-Powered Airplanes
Below is a list of the figures (diagrams, charts, and pictures) from the AFH Chapter 15. They are listed in the order they are found in the Airplane Flying Handbook.
Basic components of a gas turbine engine.
Fixed shaft turboprop engine.
Powerplant controls—fixed shaft turboprop engine.
Powerplant instrumentation—fixed shaft turboprop engine.
Split shaft/free turbine engine.
Powerplant controls—split shaft/free turbine engine.
Engine instruments—split shaft/free turbine engine.
Propeller forward pitch angle characteristics.
Propeller flat pitch characteristics.
Propeller feather (maximum forward pitch angle) characteristics.
Propeller reverse pitch characteristics.
Typical individual power distribution bus.
Simplified schematic of turboprop airplane electrical system.
Example of a typical turboprop airplane takeoff and departure profile.
Example of a typical turboprop airplane arrival and landing profile.