Aviation abbreviations I’ve come across

  • LOP – Lean of Peak, when mixture is leaner than peak
  • ROP – Rich of Peak, when misture is richer than peak
  • NA – Normally Aspirated engine, i.e., not a turbo
  • TAT – Tornado Alley Turbo, a turbo conversion done on a normally aspirated engine. Here is the web site.
  • TAT – True Air Temperature
  • T.I.T. – Turbo Inlet Temperature
  • WOT – Wide Open Throttle

Author: korkiley

Systems Administrator at University of Vermont (retired as of 7/1/2012) Married Favorite Activities: Condor Glider Online Competition, Developing web sites, making espresso, and keeping a blog

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