BEECH 23 Musketeer

Aircraft
Name: 
23 Musketeer
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code: 
L1P
Engine: 
Piston
Engine Count: 
Single
Manufacturered as
BEECH 23 Musketeer
BEECH 23 Sundowner
BEECH Musketeer
BEECH Sundowner

BE23

Light aircraft. In service since 1962. Low cost version of BEECH Bonanza to compete with the CESSNA 172 and PIPER Cherokee. Since 1970 further developed versions are BEECH 23 Sundowner and BEECH 24 Sierra. Production ended in 1983.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
10.00 m
Length: 
7.60 m
Height: 
2.50 m
Powerplant: 

A23: 1 x 165 HP Continental IO-346-A piston engine with 2 blade propeller.

Engine Model: 
Continental IO-346, Lycoming O-320, Lycoming O-360
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a
MTOW: 
1089 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
728 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
102 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
130
Range: 
676 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a

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