A Packard Diesel Aircraft Engine

This book excerpt discusses the design and function of the Packard-Diesel engine as compared to earlier gasoline aircraft engine models, including increased fuel economy and reliability.

Packard-Diesel Aircraft Engine Fig. 66
Fig. 66. Packard Diesel Aircraft-Engine Vertical Longitudinal Cross-Section. Courtesy of Society of Automotive Executives and Packard Motor Car Co
Society of Automotive Executives and Packard Motor Car Co