twin-prop


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Synonyms for twin-prop

a propeller plane with an engine that drives two propellers in opposite directions (for stability)

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At sunrise, on one particularly balmy morning, we boarded a twin-prop puddle jumper and enjoyed a 30-minute flight to the smaller island, Little Cayman, where the pace of life can best be described as soporific.
According to reports, Bahinting owned Aviatour, the aircraft charter company and flying school that operates the twin-prop Piper Seneca that crashed.
Instead of low-balling you with a cheaper, inadequate engine, Splendor's standard package on the 240 SunStar is a 300 hp MerCruiser MAG 350 with a twin-prop Bravo Three outdrive to negate prop torque.
It was a time across Britain when 'well-off' families were embarking on the first package holidays, flying out in twin-prop Dakotas to the unspoilt fishing villages along Spain's eastern coast.
The twin-prop Percival Prince was once regularly flown by World War Two flying ace Douglas Bader during his days as a Shell pilot, and also flew between Liverpool and London for the postwar airline, British Eagle.
Keen to give pearl diving a go, I flew to Contadora, the island that takes its name from the houses where pearls were counted, located a short, twin-prop hop from Panama City.
Adelmis Wilson Gonzalez (33) is being held in federal custody without bond in the April 1 hijacking of a Cubana Airlines twin-prop Antonov-24 with 31 passengers and crew.
The red, twin-prop plane flew overhead at a few hundred feet at 1.
Isle of Barra: By van, train, another van, plane and minibus Cost per item: pounds 10THE tiny twin-prop light aircraft tossed around like a kite as it struggled against gale force winds above the tiny Hebridean island of Barra as the pilot brought it down on the beach that doubles as a landing strip.
My group was shuttled to a small airport outside Cabo, where we clambered aboard a Cessna Caravan, a large twin-prop airplane.
The twin-prop aircraft plunged into a building on an industrial site, sending flames shooting 100ft into the air.
Pratt & Whitney has also indicated that it is currently in talks with Uzbekistan`s Uzbek Air regarding the purchase of ten twin-prop Il-114-100 aircraft powered by PW127H engines.
Yiannakis Loizou, head of the Air Accident Incident Investigation Board (AAIIB) said his team is searching the causes of the crash of the twin-prop Diamond DA42 on Wednesday night en route to Beirut causing the death of Cypriot pilot Avgoustinos Avgousti, 54, and Lebanese businessman and trainee pilot George Obaji, 47.
The interior secretary's aide, Police Senior Supt June Paolo Abrazado survived the accident involving a twin-prop Piper Seneca but with injuries.
PRICE WITH TEST POWER MerCruiser MAG 350 300 hp $36,900 Circle 45 on reader service card, page 33 3 FAVORITE STANDARDS: Galvanized trailer, Sony CD stereo, Bravo 3 twin-prop trailer, Sony CD stereo, Bravo 3 twin-prop outdrive 3 FAVORITE OPTIONS: Wakeboard tower, tower speakers, extended swim platform