Thrust-specific fuel consumption: Difference between revisions

==Typical values of SFC for thrust engines==
{{Thrust engine efficiency}}
 
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|+ typical subsonic cruise, 80% throttle, min SFC<ref>{{cite web |url= http://adg.stanford.edu/aa241/propulsion/sfc.html |title= Specific Fuel Consumption and Overall Efficiency |work= Aircraft Design: Synthesis and Analysis |author= Ilan Kroo |publisher= Stanford University}}</ref>
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! Turbofan !! efficiency
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| [[GE90]] || 36.1%
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| [[PW4000]] || 34.8%
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| [[PW2000|PW2037]] || 35.1% (M.87 40K)
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| [[PW2000|PW2037]] || 33.5% (M.80 35K)
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| [[CFM56]]-2 || 30.5%
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| [[TFE731]]-2 || 23.4%
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==See also==