Continental Tiara Series

Continental Tiara Series

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Continental Tiara series are a family of air-cooled, horizontally opposed aircraft engines. Designed and built by Continental Motors/TCM, the Tiara series were commercially unsuccessful, costing the company millions of dollars. Continental began development of the Tiara series in 1965. At the time, CAE, Continental Motor's turbine engine subsidiary, had developed the T65, a small turboshaft engine which was being considered by Bell for its new Model 206 helicopter. Faced with having to fund the production tooling for the T65 in order to keep the price reasonable, or funding the Tiara series, Continental's corporate management chose to invest in the Tiaras.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136511975
  • 9786136511979