The removable cover of a vehicle or aircraft engine.
More example sentences
- The aircraft had full NACA cowlings and new nacelles while fabric replaced metal covering on the control surfaces.
- The engines were covered with three-piece NACA anti-drag cowlings, and the aft nacelles were streamlined into the wing.
- Erroneously though, he also states that the ‘Section Leader’ band on the fuselage is painted Red as is the engine cowling.
Definition of cowling in:
- The British & World English dictionary