The world’s smallest jet: the Bede BD-5

The Bede BD-5 is the world’s smallest jet plane. One seat, one engine, it weighs only 163 kilograms (359 lb). Hundreds have been made and over 100 of them are still airworthy! The plane was created in the late 60’s by US aircraft designer Jim Bede, the founder of the Bede Aircraft Corporation. The Bede […]