propulsion system

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Noun1.propulsion system - a system that provides a propelling or driving force
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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'This is a significant milestone for us and a proof that we have a vessel in our fleet equipped with a robust propulsion system that enables operations in the harshest ice conditions - all the way to the North Pole.'
The setup of a propulsion system depends on the vessel size, transport system, and type of operation.
magniX has announced the introduction of its all-electric propulsion system that can transform middle-mile air transit, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 12, 2019-magniX to introduce advanced electric propulsion system for middle-mile transit
Travel Business Review-June 12, 2019-magniX to introduce advanced electric propulsion system for middle-mile transit
BAE Systems announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has ordered 194 electric-hybrid buses using the BAE Systems Series-ER extended range propulsion system. As transit agencies continue to advance toward more electric systems to help them meet their environmental goals, the demand for BAE Systems' reliable and efficient hybrid-electric systems continues to grow.
With the use of a water jet propulsion system, the vessel can be cultivated to have a smaller load compared to ships that use propellers so that with an increase in thrust generated by the engine it will be able to produce higher vessel speed (Herdzik 2013).
Air Resources Board for 2018 Allison Hybrid 40/50 Electric Propulsion system
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): An Indian start-up foraying into space technology is coming up with a propulsion system for satellites known as Microwave Thruster, designed to run on water as fuel medium.
This record-setting propulsion system successfully completed its first public flight recently at Schwarze Heide Airport near Dinslaken, Germany, where it - almost silently - powered an Extra 330LE aerobatic airplane.
The vessel is a "super eco-ship" with a high-efficiency propulsion system that achieves outstanding energy savings, environmental load reduction, and enhanced passenger comfort and safety.