Glasgow Jet Engineering Society (JetX)

Established in 2014 in Glasgow, JetX is one of the largest and most innovative aerospace engineering clubs at the University of Glasgow. Our main team consists of engineering students of all disciplines focusing on jet engine design and prototyping. In the process of designing a jet engine we must overcome many challenges. The club...

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Members typically study

  • Aerospace
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing

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Our club consists of five teams, each working on a separate section of the engine.
We have spent over 300 hours while 3D printing components.
The model’s integrated systems, make it the first 3D-printed jet engine of its kind.
Places on the team are highly competitive with over 35 students being engaged over the past year.

Recent Projects

The X-Plorer

The X-Plorer is our current project and is set for completion by the end of 2016. Here are some images of our progress so far.  

The Bloodhound - Engineering The Most Complicated Car Ever Built

This took place from the 25.01.2016 and here are some images.