Whittle, Frank J.; Jets, Turbine; Jet Development, 1930s. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Figure number 1 from Frank J. Whittle's patent for the first jet propulsion gas turbine engine, British patent No. 347,206 filed on January 16, 1930.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Propulsion systems

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1/16/1930

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Two-dimensional graphics

Local number

NASM-94-7916

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