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Title:
MULTIPLE SOURCE ELECTRICAL POWER DISTRIBUTION IN AIRCRAFT
Document Type and Number:
Japanese Patent JP2013091488
Kind Code:
A
Abstract:

To provide a method of supplying electrical power to a power distribution system for an aircraft and an aircraft system.

A method comprises providing electrical power to an aircraft comprising selectively sourcing power from a plurality of power sources. The power sources includes one or more generators (2, 3, 4, 5) driven by an engine, and at least one other power source selected from the group comprising one or more electrical storage means (23, 26), one or more fuel cells (24, 25) and one or more thermo-electric power sources (22, 27). A corresponding power distribution system is disclosed herein.


Inventors:
SHIPLEY ADRIAN
BONNEAU VICTOR BERNARD
LINACRE SIMON JEREMY
Application Number:
JP2012000233356
Publication Date:
May 16, 2013
Filing Date:
October 23, 2012
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Assignee:
GE AVIAT SYSTEMS LTD
International Classes:
B64D41/00
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Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Arakawa Satoshi
Hiroshi Ogura
Toshihisa Kurokawa
Takuto Tanaka