Modified J-35 turbojet. In the XH-17 application the last stages of of the 1-stage compressor were modified by the addition of a plenum duct to direct compressed air to the rotor via a rotating seal.

Overview

Data on manufacture and type

Manufacturer: GE Aviation

Powerplant type: Turbine

Normal Ratings

Uninstalled, ISA sea level, static

One Engine Inoperable (OEI) Ratings

Uninstalled, ISA sea level, static

Aircraft using the GE TG-180