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Allison T38

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The Allison T38 was an early turboprop engine, while the T40 was composed of two T38s driving a common gearbox. The T38 became the basis for the very successful family of Allison T56 turboprop engines which have been in service starting with the C-130 Hercules over 50 years ago.[1]


Specifications (T50)


See also

Related development

Related lists


  1. Gunston Jet, pp. 204-5
  • Gunston, Bill (2006). The Development of Jet and Turbine Aero Engines, 4th Edition. Sparkford, Somerset, England, UK: Patrick Stephens, Haynes Publishing. ISBN 0-7509-4477-3. 
  • Leyes II, Richard A.; William A. Fleming (1999). The History of North American Small Gas Turbine Aircraft Engines. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. ISBN 1-56347-332-1. 

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