rotor blade

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Synonyms for rotor blade

the long airfoil that rotates to provide the lift that supports a helicopter in the air

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The rotor blade was analyzed for mechanical stress distribution of Radial, axial, Hoop & Von misses.
23 March 2017 - UK-based marine engineering services company James Fisher and Sons Plc (LSE: FSJ) has acquired the entire share capital of UK-based wind farm rotor blade inspector Rotos 360 Ltd.
With this rotor blade unit in Ratlam- Madhya Pradesh, Suzlon has increased its global manufacturing footprint to 15 facilities, spread across India and China (JV).
Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data for the rotor blade market
Technavio's analysts forecast the global wind turbine rotor blade market to grow at a CAGR of 17% by revenue over the period 2015-2019.
Zeschky explains, "We will expand our rotor blade plant in Rostock to become the lead factory.
The paintline in Rostock is set up to handle a rotor blade length of 60 meters.
Distinctive frequencies arise when ice is formed due to the ice on the rotor blade being heavier causing a slower oscillation.
Thanks to another patented process, QuantumBlade, the rotor blade weighs 20 per cent less than conventionally produced blades.
By car, the trip is about 330 km, but because of the length of the rotor blade some re-routing was necessary taking bridges and tunnels into consideration.
Sikorsky Aerospace Services Opens Bi-Directional Whirl Tower for Rotor Blade Balancing.
He tried to bring it down on farmland but an inquest at Warrington Coroner's Court heard he may not have seen a slight slope which led to the tail rotor blade striking the ground, causing the pilot to lose control and the aircraft to crash.
Hydraulic cylinders used to tilt the block and additional cylinders to load the blade will allow the IWES engineers to bend a rotor blade.
He explained: "When the helicopter is trying to land, the rotor blade takes the full weight of the aircraft.
military with two field maintenance packages--the Rotor Blade Protection Kit 8999K11 and Fuel Skin Repair Kit 8999K12.