propeller plane

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Noun1.propeller plane - an airplane that is driven by a propellerpropeller plane - an airplane that is driven by a propeller
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
airplane propeller, airscrew, prop - a propeller that rotates to push against air
double-prop, double-propeller plane, twin-prop, twin-propeller-plane - a propeller plane with an engine that drives two propellers in opposite directions (for stability)
propjet, turboprop, turbo-propeller plane - an airplane with an external propeller that is driven by a turbojet engine
single prop, single-propeller plane - a propeller plane with a single propeller
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Japan last produced passenger jet, the YS-11 propeller plane, in 1962.
The Dubai Media Office said the SkydiveDubai twin propeller plane had just a pilot on board when it tried to land at the company's landing strip near the Dubai Marina and the theman-made Palm Jumeirah island.
On Wednesday a Cessna propeller plane crashed in Papua's Yahukimo district, killing one person and seriously injuring the five others on board.
The single-engine propeller plane plowed into and set ablaze a row of houses just minutes after takeoff from an airport used by small aircraft about 500 meters (yards) away in Tokyo's western suburb of Chofu, AP reported.
Azalea arrived in a propeller plane sporting a black Chicago Bulls t-shirt that simply stated "BULLY".
The Emirates Boeing 777 plane was flying in from Dubai when the small propeller plane pulled on to the Tarmac.
And this year organisers have gone sky high with the plans - there will be 30 minute plane rides in a red and white propeller plane over the village in an event dubbed the Battle of Meltham Memorial Flight.
EARLY DAYS Bridge's towers take shape in Firth of Forth LOW FLIER Spitfire passes the historic structure yesterday BRIDGE OF HIGHS Propeller plane gives Forth crossing fitting tribute
It took the Pentagon 20 years to get from drawing board to training flights with a fixed-wing propeller plane that could take off and land vertically.
The ATR 72-500 propeller plane was making a second attempt to land after aborting the first during thunder and heavy rain as Typhoon Matmo lashed Taiwan.
After the propeller plane switched off its engines, a heavy silence filled the air.