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AIR-TURBINE STARTER [1 record]

Record 1 2013-09-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Propulsion Systems
DEF

A device for starting an engine by utilizing the expansive energy of compressed air, in the cylinders or otherwise.

OBS

pneumatic starter: term and definition standardized by the British Standards Institution (BSI).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Propulsion des aéronefs
DEF

Dispositif de démarrage d'un moteur utilisant l'énergie de détente de l'air comprimé.

OBS

Les démarreurs appartiennent généralement à l'une des trois catégories suivantes : - démarreurs électriques - démarreurs pneumatiques à turbine froide - démarreurs pneumatiques à turbine chaude.

OBS

démarreur pneumatique : terme uniformisé par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Opérations aériennes.

Spanish

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