Modern Marvels: Jet Engines

(46) tv-pg

Modern Marvels: Jet Engines

(46 min) tv-pg

Trace the development of jet-powered aircraft from the Nazi's first operational fighter, the Me 262, to the latest U.S. jet fighter, the F-22 and beyond, to the fighters and passenger planes of the future, which will be powered by new jet engines concepts like the scram-jet designed for new hypersonic transport planes that would switch to rocket power once outside the earth's atmosphere.

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