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AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette

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S601
Aircraft
Name SN-601 Corvette
Manufacturer AEROSPATIALE
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing with wing tip tanks
Tail Cruciform tail
WTC Light
APC B
Type code L2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 3


Manufacturered as:

AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette
AEROSPATIALE Corvette


AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette

AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette 3D

Description

Light corporate jet. In service since 1974. Light corporate jet development for multi roles. Production ceased in 1977 after 39 aircraft were built. 33 of the Corvettes remain in service by corporate operators in Europe.

Technical Data

Wing span 12.9 m42.323 ft
Length 13.8 m45.276 ft
Height 4.2 m13.78 ft
Powerplant 2 x P&W JT15-D4 (10.5 kN) turbofans.
Engine model Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D

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) 125 kts IAS 155 kts IAS 250 kts IAS 250 kts MACH 0.68 TAS 310 kts MACH 0.68 IAS 250 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 120 kts
Distance 1400 m ROC 2700 ft/min ROC 2000 ft/min ROC 1500 ft/min ROC 1000 ft/min MACH 0.64 ROD 1000 ft/min ROD 2000 ft/min MCS 210 kts Distance 800 m
MTOW 66006,600 kg
6.6 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL410 ROD ft/min APC B
WTC L Range 14001,400 nm
2,592,800 m
2,592.8 km
8,506,561.686 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving S601

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