By decision of the Rector of the Military Academy of Technology No. 175 / RKR / 2017 of September 12, 2017, three employees of the Institute of Aviation received the Rector’s Award for the preparation and publication of the third volume of the academic textbook “Aircraft propulsion”. The awarded employees of the Institute of Aviation are: dr inż. Włodzimierz Balicki, dr inż. Paweł Głowacki and mgr inż. Artur Rowiński.
The book is a collective work, and co-authors from the Military Academy of Technology are: dr hab. inż. Ryszard Chachurski, prof. dr hab. inż. Jan Godzimirski and dr hab. inż. Adam Kozakiewicz.
The book describes the structure of the aircraft propulsion system, accompanied by load calculations, strength and dynamic features. Much attention has been paid to the diagnostic and operational methods of engines, which optimize the cost of their use and ensure the safety of flight at the level required.
The editor of the book was prof. dr hab. inż. Stefan Szczeciński.
This book, along with the previous two volumes, is another example of cooperation between the Institute of Aviation and the university.