1937-45 Jet Engine and World War II

-50 BC Hero Alexandria Steam, 1769 Watt Steam Engine, 1900 Parson Gas Turbine

 

Frank Whittle, 1926 Cranwell flight training, 1930 Jet patent on 500+ mph thesis, 1937 Power Jet test success

 

1937-1967 Evolution of UK Fighter Jet Engine to Commercial Turboprop, Turbojet and Fanjet Engines

 

1936-1945 German Von Ohain Jet Engine to Messerschmitt 262 Fighter, 1944 Von Braun V-2 Rocket

 

1941-45 US Pacific 1942 Doolittle, Hap Arnold, 1942 Midway

 

1939-45 World War II Fighters and Bombers

 

1941 Theodore von Karman Aerojet, von Karman Turbojet, 1945 Enola Gay, 1947 Yaeger Sound Barrier