engine cowling

engine cowling
капот двигуна

Англійсько-український словник авіаційних термінів / Уклад.: Р.О. Гільченко. - К.: НАУ. 2009.

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  • engine cowling — A metallic or other hard covering over an installed engine that is either hinged or otherwise removable. It helps to minimize drag and cools the engine …   Aviation dictionary

  • cowling — ► NOUN ▪ a removable cover for a vehicle or aircraft engine …   English terms dictionary

  • cowling — [koul′iŋ] n. [see COWL1] a detachable metal covering for an airplane engine, an aircraft component, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Cowling — For other uses, see Cowling (disambiguation). A cowling is the covering of a vehicle s engine, most often found on automobiles and aircraft. A cowling may be used: for drag reduction for engine cooling by directing airflow as an air intake for… …   Wikipedia

  • Cowling (disambiguation) — A cowling is an engine cover. It may also refer to: People: Bruce Cowling, an American actor Donald J. Cowling, a past president of Carleton College Lisa Cowling, a song writer Maurice Cowling, a British historian Thomas George Cowling, a British …   Wikipedia

  • cowling — UK [ˈkaʊlɪŋ] / US noun [countable] Word forms cowling : singular cowling plural cowlings a metal cover for the engine of an aircraft …   English dictionary

  • Engine indicating and crew alerting system — An example of information found on a EICAS Engine Indicating and Crew Alerting System (EICAS) is an integrated system used in modern aircraft to provide aircraft crew with aircraft engines and other systems instrumentation and crew annunciations …   Wikipedia

  • cowling — Cowl Cowl (koul), n. [AS. cuhle, cugle, cugele; cf. dial. G. kogel, gugel, OF. coule, goule; all fr. LL. cuculla, cucullus, fr. L. cucullus cap, hood; perh. akin to celare to conceal, cella cell. Cf. {Cucullate}.] 1. A monk s hood; usually… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engine ring cowl — A ring shaped cowling over the cylinders of a radial engine to give it a streamlined shape and to improve airflow through the engine …   Aviation dictionary

  • cowling — noun Date: 1917 a removable metal covering that houses the engine and sometimes a part of the fuselage or nacelle of an airplane; also a metal cover for an engine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cowling — /kow ling/, n. a streamlined metal housing or removable covering for an engine, esp. an aircraft engine, often part of or forming a continuous line with the fuselage or wing. [1915 20; COWL + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

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