Moving towards a more electric aircraft

@article{Rosero2007MovingTA,
  title={Moving towards a more electric aircraft},
  author={J. Rosero and J. Ortega and E. Aldabas and L. Romeral},
  journal={IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine},
  year={2007},
  volume={22},
  pages={3-9}
}
The latest advances in electric and electronic aircraft technologies from the point of view of an "all-electric" aircraft are presented herein. Specifically, we describe the concept of a "more electric aircraft" (MEA), which involves removing the need for on-engine hydraulic power generation and bleed air off-takes, and the increasing use of power electronics in the starter/generation system of the main engine. Removal of the engine hydraulic pumps requires fully-operative electrical power… Expand

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