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HINDUSTHAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

COIMBATORE – 641 032


DEPARTMENT OF AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING
INTERNAL TEST – III
Class: II year / IV SEM AERO Batch: 2017-2021
AE8402 – AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS & INSTRUMENTS
Date: 27.03.2019 / AN Time: 3.30 – 5.00 PM Total Marks: 50

PART- A Answer All the Questions 4 x 2 = 08


1. What are the types of evaporative vapour cycle system? CO4
2. What are the different types of fire extinguishing agents used in airplane? CO4
3. What is meant by pressurizing system in airplane CO4
4. What are the various sources of oxygen in an aircraft . CO4

PART- B Answer All the Questions 2 x 13 = 26


5. (a) Explain briefly about operating principle of gyroscope with suitable sketch (13) CO5
(or)
(b) Sketch and explain the various engine instruments (13) CO5
6. (a) Explain the working of ALTIMETER, AIRSPEED INDICATOR & MACHMETER..
(13) CO5
(or)
(b) Explain briefly about TACHOMETER, TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT &
ACCELEROMETER,. (13) CO5
PART- C Answer All the Questions (1 x 16 = 16)

7. (a) Explain briefly about the basic air cycle system with suitable sketch. (16) CO4
(or)
(b) Short notes on
(i) Fire protection system (8) CO4
(ii) deicing system. (8) CO4
HINDUSTHAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
COIMBATORE – 641 032
DEPARTMENT OF AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING
INTERNAL TEST – III
Class: II year / IV SEM AERO Batch: 2017-2021
AE8402 – AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS & INSTRUMENTS
Date: 27.03.2019 / AN Time: 3.30 – 5.00 PM Total Marks: 50

PART- A Answer All the Questions 4 x 2 = 08


1. What are the types of evaporative vapour cycle system? CO4
2. What are the different types of fire extinguishing agents used in airplane? CO4
3. What is meant by pressurizing system in airplane CO4
4. What are the various sources of oxygen in an aircraft . CO4

PART- B Answer All the Questions 2 x 13 = 26


5. (a) Explain briefly about operating principle of gyroscope with suitable sketch (13) CO5
(or)
(b) Sketch and explain the various engine instruments (13) CO5
6. (a) Explain the working of ALTIMETER, AIRSPEED INDICATOR & MACHMETER..
(13) CO5
(or)
(b) Explain briefly about TACHOMETER, TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT &
ACCELEROMETER,. (13) CO5
PART- C Answer All the Questions (1 x 16 = 16)

7. (a) Explain briefly about the basic air cycle system with suitable sketch. (16) CO4
(or)
(c) Short notes on
(i) Fire protection system (8) CO4
(ii) deicing system. (8) CO4