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DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-3

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DHC3
Aircraft
Name DHC-3
Manufacturer DE HAVILLAND CANADA
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Mass group 2


Manufacturered as:

AIRTECH (1) Otter
AIRTECH (1) DHC-3-PZL3S Otter
AIRTECH (1) DHC-3-1000 Otter
DE HAVILLAND CANADA UC Otter
DE HAVILLAND CANADA U-1 Otter
DE HAVILLAND CANADA Otter
DE HAVILLAND CANADA NU-1 Otter
DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-3 Otter


DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-3

DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-3 DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-3 3D

Description

The de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter is a single-engined, high-wing, propeller-driven, Short Take-Off and Landing (STOL) aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada.

Technical Data

Wing span 17.69 m58.038 ft
Length 12.80 m41.995 ft
Height 3.83 m12.566 ft
Powerplant 1 x Pratt & Whitney R-1340-S1H1-G Wasp 9-cylinder air-cooled radial engine, 600 hp (448 kW).
Engine model Pratt & Whitney R-1340

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) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 115 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 350 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 360 m
MTOW 36003,600 kg
3.6 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL185 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 840840 nm
1,555,680 m
1,555.68 km
5,103,937.012 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving DHC3

None on SKYbrary