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IAI 1125 Astra

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Name 1125 Astra
Manufacturer IAI
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Medium
Type code L2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 3

Manufacturered as:

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

IAI 1125 Astra

IAI 1125 Astra IAI 1125 Astra 3D


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 Electronic Flight Instrument System 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 <br />
Length 16.9 m55.446 ft <br />
Height 5.5 m18.045 ft <br />
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

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 400 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 1650 m ROC 3500 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.85 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 830 m
MTOW 1060010,600 kg <br />10.6 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL450 ROD ft/min APC B
WTC M Range 27002,700 nm <br />5,000,400 m <br />5,000.4 km <br />16,405,511.823 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving ASTR

None on SKYbrary