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originally posted by: Imagewerx
Which country doesn't use the nationality prefix for civil aircraft registrations if the aircraft never leave their country,i.e. they only display the last three letters of the reg number? I have one in mind I know about that has possibly been doing it for longer than others,there may be more I don't know about.
An afterburner (or a reheat) is an additional component present on some jet engines, mostly military supersonic aircraft. Its purpose is to provide an increase in thrust, usually for supersonic flight, takeoff and for combat situations.
A dump-and-burn is a fuel dump in which the fuel is ignited, intentionally, using the plane's afterburner. A spectacular flame combined with high speed makes this a popular display for air shows or as a finale to fireworks. Dump-and-burns are also referred to as "torching" or "zippos".
an auxiliary burner in which extra fuel is burned in the exhaust of a jet engine, to increase thrust.
a device incorporated into the tailpipe of a turbojet engine for injecting fuel into the hot exhaust gases and burning it to provide extra thrust
An afterburner (or a reheat) is an additional component present on some jet engines, mostly military supersonic aircraft. Its purpose is to provide an increase in thrust
a system of fuel injection and combustion located behind the turbine of an aircraft jet engine to produce additional thrust