Thursday, 24 March 2016
Wraparound jet engine design could put window seats at a premium
If you like the window seat while you fly, then maybe enjoy it while it lasts. Airbus has filed a US patent application for a new multi-fan jet engine design, which has the engine nacelles wrapping around the airplane's fuselage instead of suspended from the wing. Still a very high concept, the new engine is designed to improve engine efficiency while keeping overall size down.
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