Definition of prop jet in English:

prop jet


  • A turboprop aircraft or engine.

    ‘The aircraft, a twin-engine prop jet, is the first of the 1979 range and can be changed from an executive airliner into a flying ambulance.’
    • ‘Coffs Harbour Council and Brisbane airport authorities are also backing the bid, which will see a 9-seat turbo prop jet with two pilots fly through Lismore daily.’
    • ‘Most of the unit's missions are flown in seven-seat, C - 12 prop jets, ferrying troops from spot to spot.’


prop jet

/ˈpräp ˌjet/ /ˈprɑp ˌdʒɛt/