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David P Calder, Graham F Howarth: Apparatus for facilitating access to a nacelle interior and method of assembling the same. MRA Systems, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, November 17, 2015: US09188026 (10 worldwide citation)

A nacelle for housing an engine includes a fan cowl sized to cover at least a first axial portion of the engine. The engine includes an inlet end, an exhaust end, and an axis extending through the engine from the inlet end through the exhaust end. The fan cowl is coupled to an engine mounting pylon ...


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Peter Jacob Conrardy, Christian Drake Meigs: Methods for illustrating aircraft situational information. GE Aviation Systems, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, June 16, 2015: US09058742 (7 worldwide citation)

Methods of illustrating aircraft situational information on a flight display in a cockpit of an aircraft, include determining a location of the aircraft, displaying on the flight display a forward looking graphical representation of the runway from the determined location of the aircraft, displaying ...


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Andrew Thomas Schrauben: Method for indicating a cursor location on a flight deck having multiple flight displays. General Electric Company, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, December 1, 2015: US09201567 (4 worldwide citation)

A method of indicating a location of a cursor on a flight deck of an aircraft having multiple flight displays includes detecting when the cursor is jumped from a first location on a first flight display of the multiple flight displays to a second location on a second flight display of the multiple f ...


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Christopher Joseph Catt, Julia Ann Howard: Methods for predicting a speed brake system fault. GE AVIATION SYSTEMS, GE Global Patent Operation, William S Munnerlyn, September 20, 2016: US09449438 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods of predicting a speed brake fault in an aircraft having a speed brake system including multiple control surfaces, a handle for setting the position of the multiple control surfaces, and at least one control surface position sensor, the methods include receiving a position signal from the at ...


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Steve John Schoonveld: Maintenance system for aircraft fleet and method for planning maintenance. GE AVIATION SYSTEMS, GE Global Patent Operation, William S Munnerlyn, February 2, 2016: US09251502 (3 worldwide citation)

A maintenance system for a fleet of aircraft and a method of planning maintenance for a fleet of aircraft that includes identifying a maintenance schedule having at least one routine maintenance action for an aircraft to be maintained, generating a non-routine maintenance task schedule comprising no ...


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Randy M Vondrell, Matthew Ryan Polakowski, Kurt David Murrow, Glenn Crabtree: Propulsion system for an aircraft. GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, GE Global Patent Operation, William S Munnerlyn, September 19, 2017: US09764848 (2 worldwide citation)

A propulsion system for an aircraft includes an electric generator and a turbomachine. The turbomachine is configured to be mounted to a first wing of the aircraft and is operable with the electric generator. The propulsion system additionally includes a first propulsor mechanically coupled to a sha ...


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Allen Madsen Woolley, Brian Kelby Clegg, Michael Scott Just, Rameshchandra Dahyabhai Patel: Engine pylon structure. MRA SYSTEMS, GE Global Patent Operation, William S Munnerlyn, January 19, 2016: US09238511 (2 worldwide citation)

A pylon structure for mounting an aircraft engine to a wing. The pylon structure comprises a torque box having a wing mount on the aft portion, a first engine mount on the fore portion and second engine mount on the aft portion.


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David Patrick Calder, Julian Alexander Opificius, Erik Thomas Pederson, David Cenit Flosdorf: Aircraft ice protection system and method. MRA Systems, Kelly Aerospace Thermal Systems, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, November 24, 2015: US09193466 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method for ice protection of a component, wherein the system is adapted to be adhesively bonded to a surface of the component. The system includes a heating element layer, at least one thermally conductive adhesive layer that adhesively bonds a first side of the heating element layer to ...


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David P Calder, Graham Howarth: Anti-icing system and method for preventing ice accumulation. Middle River Aircraft Systems, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, April 14, 2015: US09004407 (2 worldwide citation)

An anti-icing system includes a component surface having a composite structure including a composite layer, and at least one heating element formed within the composite layer, wherein the heating element is configured to provide a transfer of heat to the component surface.


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David P Calder, Graham F Howarth: Apparatus for facilitating access to a nacelle interior. MRA Systems, General Electric Company, William S Munnerlyn, November 17, 2015: US09188025 (2 worldwide citation)

A nacelle for housing an engine includes a fan cowl sized to cover at least a first axial portion of the engine. The engine includes an inlet end, an exhaust end, and an axis extending through the engine from the inlet end through the exhaust end. The fan cowl is coupled to an engine mounting pylon ...