BE65

BEECH 65 Queen Air

Aircraft
Name
65 Queen Air
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code
L2P
Engine
Piston
Engine Count
Multi
Manufacturered as
SWEARINGEN 800 (65)
EXCALIBUR Queenaire 800 (65)
BEECH Seminole (U-8F)
BEECH Queen Air (65)
BEECH U-8F Seminole
BEECH 65 Queen Air

BE65

Utility, light transport and commuter airliner. In service since 1960. Initial model of BEECH largest piston engine utility aircraft family. Combined the wing of the BEECH 50 Twin Bonanza with a new fuselage. Replaced by BEECH 80 in 1964. Mil. Type: U-8F Seminole.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
15.50 m
Length (metric)
10.80 m
Height (metric)
4.30 m
Powerplant

2 x 340 HP Lycoming IGSO-480-A1E6 piston engines with three blade propellers.

Engine Model(s)
Lycoming O-480
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
n/a
MTOW
3992 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
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
159 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
268
Range
1317 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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