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jet aircraft

[′jet ′er‚kraft]
(aerospace engineering)
An aircraft with a jet engine or engines.
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Among the incidents were Air India Express and Spice Jet aircraft overshooting the runway in Mangaluru and Surat airports, respectively on June 30.
GJC acquired a $2.0 billion portfolio of corporate jet aircraft from General Electric Capital Corporation (GECC) which comprise a large portion of the BJETS pool, and hired experienced former GECC employees.
Wings Capital Partners is a private company that owns and manages predominantly single-aisle, in-production commercial jet aircraft on lease to airlines around the world.
The anti-skid braking system of the Alpha Jet aircraft is a crucial system, which allows to slow down the speed of the aircraft and maintain its balance even on wet runways.
"World's Fastest Single-Engine Jet Aircraft" now gives the reader a thorough and meticulous reference source on the F-106 using excellent photographs and technical illustrations to tell the story of this history-making aircraft, while also providing valuable detailed information for modelers and historians.
He had applied to patent his design for the jet aircraft engine concept by January 1930 and successfully test-ran the first model at the British Thomson Houston factory, later GEC, in Mill Road, Rugby, in 1936.
The Pakistani jet aircraft made recent bombardment over sanctuaries of TTP situated in Khyber Agency in retaliation of earlier attacks on police men in Karachi and killing of 23
The project launched in January 2012 with the goal to produce "the world's most affordable tactical jet aircraft capable of performing lower-threat battlefield and homeland security missions." Industry analysts were quick to question the need for such an aircraft and its lack of launch customers, but Textron says: "We believe Scorpion will fill a critical price and performance gap in the tactical military aircraft market."
29 November 2012 - UK-based private passenger jet aircraft operator Hangar 8 plc (LON:HGR8) has taken over local management and charter services provider International JetClub Limited (IJC) and related entities as it seeks to enhance its standing in the private aviation management market, the buyer said today.
Summary: Rotana Jet aircraft touched down at Al Ain International Airport on Thursday, as maiden domestic flight seen in the oasis city after winging off from Abu Dhabi International Airport, Abu Dhabi Airports Company, or Adac, announced.
The money will buy 20 new Embraer E175 regional jet aircraft which should be delivered between November 2011 and July 2014.
Capitalized at 500,000 euros, the subsidiary, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation Europe B.V., will begin operating on May 1 to accelerate MRJ sales activities in Europe, the second-largest market for regional jet aircraft following the United States, Mitsubishi Aircraft said.