A turbine arrangement and a gas turbine engine including a rim seal is configured with two cavities. The main fluid path, the two cavities, and a disc space are furthermore separated from another, but still in fluid communication with another, via three annular seal passages. The turbine arrangement also includes a plurality of cooling fluid injectors arranged underneath a radially inner vane platform. The rim seal is configured for an upstream guide vane and a downstream rotor blade.
|Patent number||US2015354391 (A1)|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|