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Aerospace is the human effort in science, engineering and business to fly in the atmosphere of Earth (aeronautics) and surrounding space (astronautics).
An aircraft engine is the component of the propulsion system for an aircraft that generates mechanical power.
Argus Motoren was a German manufacturing firm known for their series of small inverted-V engines and the Argus As 014 pulsejet for the V-1 flying bomb.
Avia is a Czech automotive manufacturer.
The Avia M 332 (originally known as the Walter M332) is an air-cooled four-cylinder inverted inline engine.
The Avia M 337 (originally designated the Walter M337) is an inverted six-cylinder air-cooled inline engine.
BMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke in German, or Bavarian Motor Works in English) is a German multinational company which currently produces luxury automobiles and motorcycles, and also produced aircraft engines until 1945.
The BMW 003 (full RLM designation BMW 109-003) was an early axial compressor turbojet engine produced by BMW AG in Germany during World War II.
The Bristol Jupiter was a British nine-cylinder single-row piston radial engine built by the Bristol Aeroplane Company.
The Bristol Mercury is a nine-cylinder, air-cooled, single-row, piston radial engine.
The Bristol Pegasus is a British nine-cylinder, single-row, air-cooled radial aero engine.
The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
The 508 Balilla was a compact car designed and developed by Fiat in 1932.
The Fiat 514 is a model of car produced by the Italian automotive company, Fiat between 1929 and 1932.
The Fiat 522 is a passenger car produced by Fiat between 1931 and 1933.
Fiat 524 is a car which was produced by Italian automotive manufacturer Fiat between 1931 and 1934.
GE Aviation, a subsidiary of General Electric, is headquartered in Evendale, Ohio, outside Cincinnati.
The Klimov VK-1 was the first Soviet jet engine to see significant production.
This is a list of aircraft engine manufacturers both past and present.
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-15; USAF/DoD designation: Type 14; NATO reporting name: Fagot) is a jet fighter aircraft developed by Mikoyan-Gurevich for the Soviet Union.
Nationalization (or nationalisation) is the process of transforming private assets into public assets by bringing them under the public ownership of a national government or state.
Prague (Praha, Prag) is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, the 14th largest city in the European Union and also the historical capital of Bohemia.
The Prague Daily Monitor is an English-language electronic daily about the Czech Republic.
Pratt & Whitney is an American aerospace manufacturer with global service operations.
Privatization (also spelled privatisation) is the purchase of all outstanding shares of a publicly traded company by private investors, or the sale of a state-owned enterprise to private investors.
The Rolls-Royce RB.41 Nene was a 1940s British centrifugal compressor turbojet engine.
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The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
A turboprop engine is a turbine engine that drives an aircraft propeller.
A V12 engine is a V engine with 12 cylinders mounted on the crankcase in two banks of six cylinders each, usually but not always at a 60° angle to each other, with all 12 pistons driving a common crankshaft.
The Walter Atom is an air-cooled horizontal two-cylinder engine used on light aircraft.
The Walter Bora was a Czechoslovakian nine-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine for powering light aircraft that was developed in the 1930s by Walter Aircraft Engines.
The Walter Castor was a Czechoslovakian seven-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine for powering aircraft that was developed in the late 1920s.
The Walter Gemma was a Czechoslovakian nine-cylinder, air-cooled, radial aero engine that was developed and manufactured in the early 1930s by Walter Aircraft Engines.
The Walter Junior was a family of aircraft engines produced by Walter Aircraft Engines in Czechoslovakia in the 1930s, characterised by bore and stroke.
The Walter M601 is a turboprop aircraft engine produced by Walter Aircraft Engines of the Czech Republic.
The Walter M602 is a turboprop aircraft engine produced by Walter Aircraft Engines of the Czech Republic, used on the Let L-610.
Walter Major was a family of Czechoslovak aircraft inline engines developed by Walter Aircraft Engines in the 1930s.
The Walter Mars was a Czechoslovakian 14-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine for powering aircraft that was developed in the 1930s.
The Walter Mikron is a four-cylinder, air-cooled, inverted straight engine for aircraft.
The Walter Minor is a family of four- and six-cylinder inverted inline air-cooled engines, developed under auspices of ing.
The Walter NZ 120 was a nine-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine for aircraft use built in Czechoslovakia by Walter Aircraft Engines in the 1920s.
The Walter NZ 60 was a five-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine for aircraft use built in Czechoslovakia by Walter Aircraft Engines in the 1920s.
The Walter Pollux is a Czechoslovakian nine-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine, built by Walter Aircraft Engines for powering light aircraft and that first ran in 1936.
The Walter Regulus was a Czechoslovakian five-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine for powering light aircraft that first ran in 1934.
The Walter Sagitta was a Czechoslovakian, air-cooled, inverted V-12 engine that first ran in 1937.
The Walter Scolar was a Czechoslovakian nine-cylinder, air-cooled radial engine for powering light aircraft that first ran in 1936.
The Walter Vega was a five-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine for aircraft use, built in Czechoslovakia in the late 1920s.
The Walter Venus was a seven-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine for aircraft use, built in Czechoslovakia in the late 1920s.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.