Aerospace Digital Library. Aerospace Engineering
Guide to Propulsion: NASA Glenn Research Center
Design-Centered Introduction to Propulsion
School of Aerospace Engineering,
Georgia Institute of Technology
first launch, 1999
senior-level course, Komerath, G.I.T.
and Space Propulsion, graduate-level Komerath, G.I.T.
Provided by Pratt&Whitney Co., Marketing Dept.
Information / Industry
- United Technologies.
- Allison Engine Company
- Gas turbine engine research, development, and manufacturing.
- Optimum Engineering,
Inc. jet and rocket engines,
Force Museum at Monino, Russia -
- PCC Airfoils - manufacturing
castings (turbine blades and vanes) for commercial and military jet engines.
- BMW Zentrum -
- Aerotech of
Louisville, Inc. - overhaul facility specializing in starting and charging
system components for general aviation
- Stanley Aviation
Corporation - manufactures aircraft engine handling and maintenance equipment.
Also, supplies fuel system components based on the GAMAH range of couplings.
Welding, Inc. - repair of aircraft engine hot section and structural components.
Manufactures of aircraft mechanical components, subassemblies and ground support
- Team Corporation
- vibration test systems for automotive, military, aerospace, and seismic
applications. Products such as the CUBE, Pitch Table, 4 Poster, Engine Simulator,
and Slip Tables.
- Paragon Precision
Products - specializes in 5-axis machining of rotating hardware: impellers,
compressor, turbine engine blades, and manifold bodies served by the aerospace,
industrial and medical industries.
- Capo Industries
- produces components for aerospace, jet engine, industrial gas turbine,
and general industrial market
- Lucas-TVS - designs,
manufactures, and supplies advanced technology systems, products and services
to the world's automotive, after market, diesel engine, and aerospace
- LucasVarity -
designs, manufactures and supplies advanced technology systems, products and
services in the world's automotive, diesel engine, aftermarket and aerospace
- Forged Metals Incorporated
- specializes manufacturing seamless rolled rings, open die forging for aerospace
industry, approved source for most prime engine producers, overhaul-repair.
- Hitchcock Industries
Inc. - sand casted aluminum and magnesium engine components
- Thiokol Propulsion
- solid rocket propulsion systems
- Aerojet - aerospace/defense
contractor specializing in propulsion, smart munitions, electronic
systems, and custom chemicals.