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BA11

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Aircraft
Name BAC One-Eleven
Manufacturer BRITISH AEROSPACE
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail T-tail
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:

BAC One-Eleven
BAC 111 One-Eleven
BRITISH AEROSPACE One-Eleven
BRITISH AEROSPACE BAC-111 One-Eleven
BUCURESTI One-Eleven
BUCURESTI Rombac 1-11 One-Eleven


BRITISH AEROSPACE BAC One-Eleven

BRITISH AEROSPACE BAC One-Eleven BRITISH AEROSPACE BAC One-Eleven 3D

Description

The BAC 1-11 is "classic" British built jet airliner. Since 1964, total of 235 aircraft were built in the UK with a further 9 completed in Romania. Production stopped in 1984. There are 25 aircraft remaining in service (August 2006).

Technical Data

Wing span 28.5 m93.504 ft
Length 32.61 m106.988 ft
Height 7.74 m25.394 ft
Powerplant 2 x 55.8kN R-R Spey 512-14 DW
Engine model Rolls-Royce Spey

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) 140 kts IAS 150 kts IAS 250 kts IAS 250 kts MACH 0.71 TAS 425 kts MACH 0.71 IAS 350 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 137 kts
Distance 2277 m ROC 1200 ft/min ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1300 ft/min ROC 500 ft/min MACH 0.71 ROD 1500 ft/min ROD 2000 ft/min MCS 220 kts Distance 1450 m
MTOW 4520145,201 kg
45.201 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL350 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 15001,500 nm
2,778,000 m
2,778 km
9,114,173.235 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving BA11

  • BA11, en-route, Didcot Oxfordshire UK, 1990 (AW HF) (On 10 June 1990, a BAC 1-11 operated by British Airways, during climb, experienced sudden explosive depressurisation which resulted in loss of the left hand windscreen. The commander was sucked in the windscreen aperture and was successfully secured by the cabin crew, while the first officer executed a safe landing.)