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An afterburner (or a reheat) is a component present on some jet engines, mostly those used on military supersonic aircraft.
The Allison Engine Company was an American aircraft engine manufacturer.
The General Electric/Allison J33 was a development of the General Electric J31, enlarged to produce significantly greater thrust, starting at and ending at with an additional low-altitude boost to with water-alcohol injection.
The Allison J71 was a single spool turbojet engine, designed and built in the United States.
An axial compressor is a compressor that can continuously pressurize gases.
The Bell X-5 was the first aircraft capable of changing the sweep of its wings in flight.
The Boeing B-47 Stratojet (company Model 450) is an American long range, six-engine, turbojet-powered strategic bomber designed to fly at high subsonic speed and at high altitude to avoid enemy interceptor aircraft.
Centrifugal compressors, sometimes termed radial compressors, are a sub-class of dynamic axisymmetric work-absorbing turbomachinery.
Chevrolet, colloquially referred to as Chevy and formally the Chevrolet Division of General Motors Company, is an American automobile division of the American manufacturer General Motors (GM).
The Convair XB-46 was a single example of an experimental medium jet bomber which was developed in the mid-1940s but which never saw production or active duty.
The Douglas Skystreak (D-558-1 or D-558-I) was an American single-engine jet research aircraft of the 1940s.
The Douglas XB-43 Jetmaster is an American 1940s jet-powered prototype bomber.
Air Commodore Sir Frank Whittle (1 June 1907 – 9 August 1996) was a British Royal Air Force air officer.
GE Aviation, a subsidiary of General Electric, is headquartered in Evendale, Ohio, outside Cincinnati.
General Electric Company (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
The General Electric J47 turbojet (GE company designation TG-190) was developed by General Electric from its earlier J35.
The General Electric T31 (company designation TG-100) was the first turboprop engine designed and built in the United States.
This is an alphabetical list of aircraft engines by manufacturer.
The Martin XB-48 was an American medium jet bomber developed in the mid-1940s.
The North American B-45 Tornado was the United States Air Force's (USAF) first operational jet bomber, and the first multiengine jet bomber in the world to be refueled in midair.
The North American F-86 Sabre, sometimes called the Sabrejet, is a transonic jet fighter aircraft.
The North American FJ-1 Fury is the first operational jet aircraft in United States Navy service, and was developed by North American Aviation as the NA-135.
The Northrop F-89 Scorpion was an American all-weather interceptor built during the 1950s, the first jet-powered aircraft designed as such from the outset to enter service.
The Northrop YB-49 was a prototype jet-powered heavy bomber developed by Northrop Corporation shortly after World War II for service with the U.S. Air Force.
The Republic F-84 Thunderjet was an American turbojet fighter-bomber aircraft.
The Rolls-Royce Avon was the first axial flow jet engine designed and produced by Rolls-Royce.
The turbojet is an airbreathing jet engine, typically used in aircraft.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The Vought F7U Cutlass was a United States Navy carrier-based jet fighter and fighter-bomber of the early Cold War era.