A quinjet is a fictional jet with 5 turbo engines. It exists in the Marvel Comicbook Universe and can also be seen in the Avengers movies and the t.v. show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. It was first used in Avengers # 61 which came out in 1969.
In the Marvel Universe, the quinjet was originally designed by Wakanda Designs Group, has VTOL (Vertical Take Off and Landing) and is capable of reaching Mach 2.1 or approximately 1,600 MPH.
The quinjets are primarily used for by the Avengers and are also used by SHIELD. More often than not, quinjets are destroyed in action.
|Cover ofAvengers # 61|
book included first appearance of a quinjet
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