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C402
Name 402 Businessliner
Manufacturer CESSNA
Body Narrow
Type Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Light
APC B
Engine Piston
Engine count Multi
Position (Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable


Also manufacturered as:

AVIONES COLOMBIA 402
CESSNA Utililiner
CESSNA 402 Businessliner
CESSNA 402
CESSNA 401
CESSNA 402 Utililiner
CESSNA Businessliner


CESSNA 402 Businessliner

CESSNA 402 Businessliner CESSNA 402 Businessliner 3D

Image source: IANS

Description

Commuter and business aircraft. In service since 1967 (402 since 1972). Cessnas entry into eight seats cabin class. Replacement for CESSNA 411 as an Airline version. CESSNA 402 replaced the 401 from mid 1972. 402B was offered as corporate business liner, 402A with lengthened nose and square wings and 402C with longer wingspan (from 414A) and more powerful engines. Production ceased in 1985. CESSNA 401 has 3 large and 1 small round window whereas 402 has 5 square windows on each side.

General

Aircraft name 402 Businessliner
ICAO code/WTC C402 / L
Manufacturer CESSNA
Type code/APC L2P / B

Technical Data

Wing span 13.5 m44.291 ft
Length 11.1 m36.417 ft
Height 3.6 m11.811 ft
Powerplant 2 x 300 HP Continental TSIO-520-E or 2 x 325 HP Continental TSIO-520-VB turbocharged piston engines with 3 blade propellers.
Engine model Continental O-520

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)
Approach Landing
V2 (IAS) 95 kts IAS 125 kts IAS 140 kts IAS 140 kts MACH TAS 230 kts MACH IAS 220 kts IAS kts Vth (IAS) 110 kts
Distance 677 m ROC 1200 ft/min ROC 800 ft/min ROC 500 ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD 800 ft/min MCS kts Distance 538 m
MTOW 2860 kg Ceiling FL270 ROD ft/min APC B
WTC L Range 500 NM

For further details consult EUROCONTROL Aircraft Performance Database:

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving C402

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