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Who invented Jet Engine?

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Who invented Jet Engine?
posted May 24, 2016 by Sandeep Otari

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Sir Frank Whittle - Hans Von Ohain

A jet engine is a reaction engine discharging a fast-moving jet that generates thrust by jet propulsion. This broad definition includes turbojets, turbofans, rocket engines, ramjets, and pulse jets. In general, jet engines are combustion engines.

answer May 25, 2016 by Manikandan J
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Dr. Hans Joachim Pabst von Ohain of Germany was the designer of the first operational jet engine. He was not, however, credited with being the first to invent the jet engine.

**Dr. Hans Joachim Pabst von Ohain**

Great Britain's Frank Whittle, who registered a patent for the turbojet engine in 1930, received that recognition although he did not perform a flight test until 1941.

**Great Britain's Frank Whittle**

answer May 25, 2016 by Atindra Kumar Nath
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