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C130

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Aircraft
Name AC-130 Spectre
Manufacturer LOCKHEED
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position High wing
Tail Regular tail, low set
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L4T
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Multi
Position (Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:

LOCKHEED NC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED MC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED RC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED LC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED Sapeer
LOCKHEED VC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED Tp84 Hercules
LOCKHEED WC-130E Hercules
LOCKHEED WC-130H Hercules
LOCKHEED TC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED EC-130 Aya
LOCKHEED C-130H Hercules
LOCKHEED C-130K Hercules
LOCKHEED CC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED C-130E Hercules
LOCKHEED C-130B Hercules
LOCKHEED EC-130 Sapeer
LOCKHEED EC-130E Hercules
LOCKHEED EC-130G Hercules
LOCKHEED EC-130H Hercules
LOCKHEED DC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED AC-130 Spectre
LOCKHEED Spectre
LOCKHEED Aya
LOCKHEED C-130F Hercules
LOCKHEED C-130 Karnaf
LOCKHEED C-130A Hercules
LOCKHEED EC-130Q Hercules
LOCKHEED L-100 Hercules
LOCKHEED KC-130T Hercules
LOCKHEED L-282 Hercules
LOCKHEED L-382 Hercules
LOCKHEED L-182 Hercules
LOCKHEED HC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED KC-130R Hercules
LOCKHEED Hercules (T-56 engines)
LOCKHEED JC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED Karnaf
LOCKHEED KC-130 Karnaf
LOCKHEED KC-130B Hercules
LOCKHEED KC-130F Hercules
LOCKHEED KC-130H Hercules
LOCKHEED MARTIN LC-130 Hercules
LOCKHEED MARTIN C-130H Hercules
LOCKHEED MARTIN L-382 Hercules
LOCKHEED MARTIN Hercules (T-56 engines)
LOCKHEED MARTIN L-100 Hercules
ROCKWELL Spectre
ROCKWELL AC-130 Spectre


LOCKHEED AC-130 Spectre

LOCKHEED AC-130 Spectre LOCKHEED AC-130 Spectre 3D

Description

Tactical and multi-role transporter. In service since 1955. Exists in many versions and special missions adaption. Latest model is the C-130H. Stretched civil version: L-100/382. Performance figures are for C-130H. C-130J modernized version with new engines and electronics.

Technical Data

Wing span 40.4 m132.546 ft
Length 29.8 m97.769 ft
Height 11.8 m38.714 ft
Powerplant 4 x Allison T56-A15 (4.508 SHP) turboprops with 4 blade propellers.
Engine model Allison T56

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) 120 kts IAS 140 kts IAS 180 kts IAS 180 kts MACH TAS 290 kts MACH IAS 250 kts IAS 150 kts Vapp (IAS) 130 kts
Distance 1100 m ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1000 ft/min ROC 1000 ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.57 ROD ft/min ROD 1500 ft/min MCS 120 kts Distance 800 m
MTOW 7031070,310 kg
70.31 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL300 ROD 1500 ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 27002,700 nm
5,000,400 m
5,000.4 km
16,405,511.823 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving C130

None on SKYbrary