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What Are The Engine # Configurations In Aircraft?  
User currently offlineSonic99 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 2 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 4340 times:


Which aircraft engine is designated as #1 on an aircraft? Is engine number 1 on the port or starbord side of the aircraft? Also does in make a difference in a multi-engined a/c such as an A340 or B747?

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Sonic99

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User currently offlineAJ From Australia, joined Nov 1999, 2397 posts, RR: 25
Reply 1, posted (13 years 2 months 4 weeks ago) and read 4316 times:

Engines are numbered for the left to the right, even on multi engine aircraft.
Engine #1 is the furthest out on the left wing, the #2, #3 and so on. On trijets the #2 engine is in the tail.


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