Turbojet engine noise reduction with mixing nozzle-ejector combinations

Willard D. Coles, John A. Mihaloew, Edmund E. Callaghan
Aug 1958

Several noise suppressors consisting of combinations of mixing nozzles and ejectors were tested on two full-scale turbojet engines. Maximum sound pressure level reductions of 12\ decibels and sound power level reductions of 8 decibels were obtained. The ejectors provided 3 to 5 decibels of the sound power reduction. The effects of ejector dimensions on noise suppression and engine performance were investigated.

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