(Last Updated On: August 11, 2018)
T56 Turboprop Engine Compressor
The engine has a 14-stage, axial-flow compressor which supplies air for combustion, internal engine cooling, and operation of the aircraft pneumatic systems.
The compressor has alternate rows of rotor blades and stator vanes. The rotor (rotating) blades are attached to the compressor wheels. (See below)