How Engines power aircraft.

Today, we shall be discussing what a typical Jet engine looks like from within.

Firstly, A jet engine is an internal combustion machinery that is capable of propelling or moving aircrafts forward through the air by taking advantage of the forceful discharge of hot fluid, usually high temperature gases created by combusting fuel with air taken in from the atmosphere.

Most jet engines are capable of converting energy-rich, liquid fuel to create a force called thrust. The thrust force generated from one or more engines provides enough energy to push a plane forward and keep it in the air.

As the stream of hot gas is ejected and shoot backwards forcefully, the engine and the aircraft are lifted forward.

This goes in accordance with Isaac Newton’s third law of motion which states that the magnitude of action force and reaction force are equal but opposite.

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