BE70

BEECH 70 Queen Air

Aircraft
Name
70 Queen Air
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
Low wing
Tail
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code
L2P
Engine
Piston
Engine Count
Multi
Position
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
BEECH Queen Air (70)
BEECH 70 Queen Air

BE70

Utility, light transport and commuter airliner. In service since 1969. Longer wingspan development of BEECH 65. 42 numbers were built, some remained in service.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
15.50 m
Length (metric)
10.80 m
Height (metric)
4.50 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
510 m
MTOW
3700 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
120 kts
ROC
1300 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
120 kts
ROC
700
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
120 kts
ROC
700 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
180 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
300
Range
755 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
160 kts
ROD
900 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
110 kts
Distance
494 m

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