Asked in Air Travel
What is faster an airplane or a jet?
A jet is a type of engine on an airplane. Some airplanes have propellers - those without propellers have jet engines. Airplanes with jet engines are faster than airplanes with propellers. Often airplanes with jet engines are referred to as "jets." ...
Are propeller planes still being used?
Yes they are still being used but they are not popular. That answer is true for military airplanes but for civilian airplanes propeller driven airplanes are the MOST flown and more of them are being manufactured than jet planes. ...
Asked in Korean War, Britain in WW2, Germany in WW2
What were the air powers contribution to the Korean War?
WW1 (1914-1918) was mankind's FIRST aerial war; airplanes fought airplanes (dog-fights). Korean War (1950-1953) was man's FIRST "Jet" air war; jet airplanes fought jet airplanes (dog-fights). WW1 & Korean War were the only wars of the 20th century ended by an Armistice. ...
How modern airplanes where affected by World War 2 planes?
well, the jet engine was invented by German scientists and put on the first jet aircraft the ME 262 and Britain made the gloster meteor jet fighter so all jet planes today originated from the jets in ww2. please add to this or correct if needed. ...