twin-prop


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Noun1.twin-prop - a propeller plane with an engine that drives two propellers in opposite directions (for stability)twin-prop - a propeller plane with an engine that drives two propellers in opposite directions (for stability)
propeller plane - an airplane that is driven by a propeller
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The actor had reportedly chartered the twin-prop Cessna aircraft on a 75-minute journey between Mombasa and Nairobi.
The Q400 is a twin-prop airplane with up to 78 seats, depending on configuration
Skybus flies twin-prop planes from Exeter, Newquay and Penzance to St Mary's.
The Bombardier Dash 8 twin-prop aircraft then circled at 3,800ft for about an hour while the crew tried to resolve the issue.
The twin-prop aircraft was later introduced to military service during World War II before returning to commercial airline service.
The type of plane that crashed was a Hawker Beechcraft twin-prop plane, model C90GT, and could carry as many as seven passengers.
The Fairchild Metroliner Mark III plane, a twin-prop US-built and registered plane was heading for Libya, sources said.
The plane, a twin-prop Metroliner, can carry around 10 people.
The twin-prop Fairchild Metroliner banked right and hit the ground, causing a huge fireball, at about 7.20am local time, video captured by a dashboard camera showed.
The twin-prop Fairchild Metroliner banked to the right and slammed into the ground in a huge fireball soon after lifting off at 7:20 a.m.
PTT's aircraft include helicopters, single and twin-prop planes as well as access to business class private jets, and all three schools also have advanced flight simulators, manufactured by the leading flight simulator company, Alsim.
Well, think of yourself as driving a powerboat--a twin-prop, turbo, gas-guzzling boat-ripping up the waters of life and business to get to your destination.