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LANCAIR Lancair 4

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LNC4
Aircraft
Name Lancair 4
Manufacturer LANCAIR
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, mid set
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Position Nose mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

LANCAIR Lancair 4
NEICO Lancair 4
PADC Lancair 4
PAI Lancair 4


LANCAIR Lancair 4

LANCAIR Lancair 4 LANCAIR Lancair 4 3D

Description

The Lancair IV and IV-P are a family of four-seat low-wing retractable-gear composite monoplanes powered by a 550 cubic inch Continental turbo-normalised piston engine. Lancair IV-P is the pressurized version.

Technical Data

Wing span 10.82 m35.499 ft
Length 7.62 m25 ft
Height 2.40 m7.874 ft
Powerplant 1 x Continental TSIO-550 six cylinder, horizontally opposed piston engine, 350 hp.
Engine model Continental IO-550

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 291 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 550 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 490 m
MTOW 14001,400 kg
1.4 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL290 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 13501,350 nm
2,500,200 m
2,500.2 km
8,202,755.912 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving LNC4

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