19 March 2001
OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 3.3:
Electronic classroom presentation with slides
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction the student
naval aviator will demonstrate knowledge of the fundamentals
of power plants and associated accessory systems.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Name two vector components that make up the relative wind in
Describe a compressor stall.
Describe the angle of attack of compressor blades and
the two factors that determine it.
Describe how airflow distortions can cause compressor
Describe four possible mechanical malfunctions that
can lead to compressor stall.
Describe what a pilot can do to minimize the potential
of a compressor stall.
Describe four components that can be incorporated into
an engine design to minimize the potential of a
State the steps to be taken if compressor stall