main index




Topical Tropes

Other Categories

TV Tropes Org
Western Animation: Jay Jay the Jet Plane
Jay Jay the Jet Plane is an American CGI/live-action children's television series based at the fictional Tarrytown Airport. It has about 60 episodes and it is aimed at ages 2-6. The characters are talking airplanes, a helicopter, some humans, and two talking ground vehicles. The episodes are commonly distributed in pairs, with one header sequence and one end credits for each pair, and each pair is 25 minutes long. Each episode contains one or more songs; each song tends to occur in one episode. Produced by John Semper, the series is intended to be educational and teach life and sometimes moral lessons to children (and sometimes also to parents).

Jay Jay the Jet Plane provides examples of:

  • Dogfaces: One of the planes has a face that looks like that of a dogface.
  • The Kiddie Ride
  • Nightmare Sequence: One episode has Tracy dreaming about a candy-themed version of the setting, but her wheels stick to the ground since the airway pavement was made of candy, ending the sequence.
  • Roger Rabbit Effect: The live-action human characters.
  • Sentient Vehicle
  • Too Soon: An episode that depicted a plane crash was cancelled.

Hi-5The Kiddie RideLazyTown
Timothy Goes to SchoolCreator/PBS KidsSagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat
It's a Big Big WorldWorks Needing TropesJones In The Fast Lane
El Jardin De ClariluEdutainment ShowJelly Jamm
Jayce and the Wheeled WarriorsWESTERNANIMATIONJelly Jamm

alternative title(s): Jay Jay The Jet Plane
TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from
Privacy Policy