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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It took the Queenslander seven weeks in his Cirrus SR22 propeller plane.
The Fox broadcast showed Aikins, who was wearing an oxygen mask because of the altitude, jump out of a propeller plane in a bright green outfit along with three parachutists.
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.
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.
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.
After the propeller plane switched off its engines, a heavy silence filled the air.
Ernesto Gainza's leaps from a small propeller plane straight into the record books after gliding down to Earth on the world's smallest parachute.
The tangerine coffin, complete with Blackpool's badge, has also been designed in the shape of a propeller plane, 77-year-old Malcolm's other great love, having previously worked in the aeronautical industry.