Aircraft hydraulic systems are essential non-propulsive power systems. Hydraulic power systems are used to power major functional aircraft systems, such as flight controls (primary and secondary), friction braking, nose gear steering, thrust-reversers, operating heavy cargo doors, etc.
Daidzic, N. E. (2019). Aircraft hydraulic systems - fundamentals. Minnesota State University, Mankato. https://works.bepress.com/nihad-daidzic/92/
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