Gas Turbine Engine Compressor Section ( CFM56-7B )
The compressor section of the gas turbine engine has many functions. Its primary function is to supply air in sufficient quantity to satisfy the requirements of the combustion burners. Specifically, to fulfill its purpose, the compressor must increase the pressure of the mass of air received from the air inlet duct, and then, discharge it to the burners in the quantity and at the pressures required.
A mighty A340-300. This unit was delivered new to Singapore in 1997, passing to Emirates in 2004, and finally to Hi Fly in 2013. Truly a great history! This day, she was arriving from Lajes (LPLA), in a charter flight for Azores Airlines. ✈️🏖🏢 #airbus#a340#cfm56#spotting#lppt#lpla#hifly#rzo