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BEECH 56 Turbo Baron

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Name 56 Turbo Baron
Manufacturer BEECH
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
Type code L2T
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Multi
Mass group 2

Manufacturered as:

BEECH Turbo Baron
BEECH 56 Turbo Baron

BEECH 56 Turbo Baron

BEECH 56 Turbo Baron BEECH 56 Turbo Baron 3D


Beech produced in limited quantities, a 56 model Baron, which featured the short fuselage of the 55 series Baron with TIO-541-E1B4W turbocharged piston engines.

Technical Data

Wing span 11.53 m37.828 ft <br />
Length 8.53 m27.986 ft <br />
Height 2.92 m9.58 ft <br />
Powerplant 2 x Lycoming TIO-541-E1B4W turbocharged piston engine, 283 kW each.
Engine model Lycoming TIO-541

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 180 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 23132,313 kg <br />2.313 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL197 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 942942 nm <br />1,744,584 m <br />1,744.584 km <br />5,723,700.792 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving BE56

None on SKYbrary