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multi-engine turboprop aeroplane [1 record]

Record 1 2003-05-22


Subject field(s)
  • Types of Aircraft

Aircraft, engaged or planned to be engaged, to international operations have been grouped into the following categories: a) supersonic turbo-jet aeroplanes; b) subsonic turbo-jet aeroplanes; c) multi-engine turboprop aeroplanes; d) piston-engine aeroplanes and single-engine turboprop aeroplanes with: 1) a normal cruising speed of more than 260km/h (140 kt) (type A; and 2) a normal cruising speed up to 260km/h (140 kt) (type B); e) helicopters; and f) other aircraft (V/STOL, gliders, balloons, etc).


SINGLE-PILOT AEROPLANES. 1. Multi-engine turboprop aeroplane (land): single-pilot (SP) (A).

Key term(s)
  • multiengine turbo prop aeroplane
  • multi-engine turboprop airplane
  • multiengine turboprop airplane
  • multi-engine turbopropeller airplane
  • multiengine turbopropeller airplane
  • MET airplane


  • Types d'aéronefs

multimoteur : adj. Se dit d'un avion propulsé par plusieurs moteurs.


turbopropulseur : Propulseur composé d'une turbine à gaz, entraînant une ou plusieurs hélices par l'intermédiaire d'un réducteur.

Key term(s)
  • avion multimoteur à turbopropulseurs


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