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a streamlined enclosure for an aircraft engine

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Hexcel composite materials are found in the engines and nacelles, wings and tail assemblies, fuselage, window frames, doors, flooring, paneling and so much more in today's commercial aircraft.
The company delivered the 9000th V2500 nacelle, and continues to support the ramp-up of the A220 nacelle program.
has acquired Nordam Group Inc.'s manufacturing line that produces nacelles for the Gulfstream G500 and Gulfstream G600.
In a recent work [3], a numerical method has been proposed to investigate the nacelle thermal behavior operating under extreme Saharan hot weather conditions.
Universities and science minister David Willetts said: "It's good to see that Samsung's nacelle uses a gearbox that has been designed and built in the UK.
With nine nacelle MRO facilities worldwide and more than 1.2 million square feet of MRO shop space, we can provide valued customers like Qatar Airways with the speed and ease of receiving high-quality service at a location that's convenient for them."
A nacelle is a cover that contains all of the generating components in a wind turbine, including the generator, gearbox, drive train and brake assembly.
Une video filmee par un passager se trouvant dans une autre montgolfiere montre de la fumee se degageant de la nacelle de l'aerostat pendant quelques minutes avant l'explosion du ballon, laquelle a provoque la chute au sol de la nacelle.
They are used on a variety of components in the aircraft industry including aviation fuel pumps, hydraulic landing gear parts, cabin interior parts and engine nacelles.
As a result, Simrit, a global supplier of precision-manufactured products for the aerospace industry, developed a proprietary, low-density silicone material that was successfully used in nacelle systems developed by a leading full-service independent nacelle system supplier.
Nexcelle, a nacelle systems joint venture of GE's Middle River Aircraft Systems and the Safran group's Aircelle, on Tuesday announced it has appointed Pierre Hurpin as its technical director.
Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has signed a nacelle services agreement with Air Arabia for support of nacelles and thrust reversers in the airline's fleet of more than 50 Airbus A320 aircraft powered by CFM56-5B engines.
The fire, in the nacelle gear-box of a 75 metre high wind turbine caused real problems, forcing a nearby public road closure.
International Resource News-October 8, 2010--Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd starts construction of nacelle plant(C)1994-2010 ENPublishing -