The Quinjet is a virtual recreation of the real-world S.H.I.E.L.D. aircraft of the same name that is operated by both HYDRA and S.H.I.E.L.D. inside the Framework.
After declaring war on HYDRA, S.H.I.E.L.D. recovered a Quinjet and brought it to the Playground.
A year later, Grant Ward piloted the Quinjet after volunteering to bring Jemma Simmons and Phil Coulson to Ogygia, where Holden Radcliffe was rumored to reside. However, when Madame Hydra and The Doctor arrived, the three were forced to escape the island with the Quinjet.
A HYDRA Quinjet brought Melinda May to the HYDRA Enlightenment Cultivation Center, later firing at the Isolation Building and leaving the area as the building collapsed.
Simmons and Antoine Triplett used the Quinjet to in order to reach Ivanov Oil Platform. and then to return to base.
Triplett brought Coulson, May, Simmons, Daisy Johnson and Alphonso Mackenzie with the Quinjet to the location where they could return to the real world.