Sporty’s – Airplane Engine Turbocharging

A more a less commercial video / explanation from Sporty’s Pilot Shop. Many high-performance airplanes take advantage of turbocharged engines, which allow for cruise operations at higher altitudes into the flight levels. This video shows how these systems work, including the compressor and turbine components, intercooler, wastegate, and engine flight instruments.

This video tip is from Sporty’s Commercial Pilot Training Course:

So if you choose a Turboprop Aircraft (MSFS), now you now a little bit more about the working of it and how to handle it. Easy on the throttle.

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