propulsion system

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a system that provides a propelling or driving force

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The hot-fire tests are the most important and final stage of ground based propulsion system tests prior to flight testing.
New Delhi [India], July 22 ( ANI ): An Indian start-up foraying into space technology is coming up with a propulsion system for satellites known as Microwave Thruster, designed to run on water as fuel medium.
The Extra 330LE, which weighs nearly 1,000 kg, serves as a flying test bed for the new propulsion system.
Design and Control of Automotive Propulsion Systems
Designed specifically for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems class UAVs, it is the first reciprocating internal combustion propulsion system to be engineered from the ground up for unmanned aerospace application.
For the mechanics of crawler-floor propulsion system a crawler wheel friction force is:
Workshop topics included multi-functionality in the design and operation of space propulsion systems, and advances in combustion stability for liquid rocket engines.
In recent years, the Navy has used nuclear propulsion systems for its submarines and most aircraft carriers and conventional propulsion systems that rely on fossil fuel for its surface combatants and amphibious warfare ships.
recently announced that two international tier I automotive suppliers have ordered UQM permanent magnet propulsion systems.
The two companies also signed a teaming agreement for the F135 propulsion system.
NPSS Version 1 is a world-class propulsion system simulation tool that provides a distinct competitive advantage.
The valves in the propulsion system are called pyrovalves.
The PowerPhase HD([R]) 220 is the most powerful vehicle electric propulsion system launched by UQM
The objective is to ensure preventive maintenance and avoid unplanned propulsion system failure.
Manufacturer and designer of aircraft engines Pratt & Whitney, a business unit of United Technologies Corp (NYSE: UTX), announced on Wednesday (28 November) that the company has delivered the first F135 short-takeoff/vertical-landing (STOVL) propulsion system, including the Rolls-Royce Lift System, to Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Texas, US.