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prop jet

Syllabification: prop jet

Definition of prop jet in English:

noun

A turboprop aircraft or engine.
Example sentences
  • The aircraft, a twin-engine prop jet, is the first of the 1979 range and can be changed from an executive airliner into a flying ambulance.
  • Coffs Harbour Council and Brisbane airport authorities are also backing the bid, which will see a 9-seat turbo prop jet with two pilots fly through Lismore daily.
  • Most of the unit's missions are flown in seven-seat, C - 12 prop jets, ferrying troops from spot to spot.

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