Frank Whittle

Sir Frank Whittle

Sir Frank Whittle (1 Haziran 1907 – 9 Ağustos 1996), İngiliz mucit, mühendis, Kraliyet Hava Kuvvetleri subayı. Jet motorunun babası olarak kabul edilir.


  • Brooks, David S (1997). Vikings at Waterloo: Wartime Work on the Whittle Jet Engine by the Rover Company. Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust. ISBN 1-872922-08-2. 
  • Golley, John (1997). Genesis of the Jet: Frank Whittle and the Invention of the Jet Engine. Crowood Press. ISBN 1-85310-860-X. 
  • Hooker, Stanley (2002). Not much of an engineer. An autobiography. Shrewsbury: Airlife Publ.. ISBN 1-85310-285-7. 
  • Jones, Glyn (1989). The jet pioneers. The birth of Jet-Powered Flight. London: Methuen. ISBN 0-413-50400-X. 
  • Nahum, Andrew (2004). Frank Whittle: Invention of the Jet. Icon Books Ltd. ISBN 1-84046-538-7. 
  • Whittle, Frank (1953). Jet: The story of a pioneer. Frederick Muller Ltd. 
  • Whittle, Frank (1981). Gas turbine aero-thermodynamics: with special reference to aircraft propulsion. Pergamon. ISBN 978-0-08-026718-0. 

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