Gloster E28/39 W4041/G, Science Museum, London, 26 April 2013. Britain's first jet aircraft! One of two built to test Sir Frank Whittle's novel engine, it first flew on 15 May 1941. The very first jet aircraft was Germany's Heinkel He 178. It first flew on 27 August 1939, using an engine developed by Hans von Ohain.
Gloster E3829 W4041G