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ASTR
Name 1125 Astra
Manufacturer IAI
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Medium
APC B
Type code L2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi


Also manufacturered as:

IAI Gulfstream G100
IAI 1125 Gulfstream G100
IAI 1125 Astra
IAI Astra
IAI C-38 Astra


IAI 1125 Astra

IAI 1125 Astra

Description

Medium-range corporate jet. In service since 1985 (Astra SPX since 1996). Comprehensive development, retains only the tail unit and engine nacelles of IAI 1124 Westwind 1/2, with improved performance and increased cabin volume. The orginal Astra was replaced by the Astra SP in 1989, with upgraded avionics and EFIS cockpit. Latest Astra model is the Astra SP (special performance) with more powerful engines, long range winglets and modern avionics.

Technical Data

Wing span 16.1 m52.822 ft
Length 16.9 m55.446 ft
Height 5.5 m18.045 ft
Powerplant 1125: 2 x 16.23 kN Garett TFE 731-3B-100G turbofans.

SP: 2 x 16,6 kN AlliedSignal TFE731-3C-200G turbofans. SPX: 2 x 18.91 kN AlliedSignal TFE731-40R-200G turbofans.

Engine model Garrett TFE731, Honeywell TFE731


Accidents & Serious Incidents involving ASTR

None on SKYbrary

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