ALENIA C-27J Spartan

Aircraft
Name: 
C-27J Spartan
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
High wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, low set
WTC
M
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
ALENIA C-27J Spartan
ALENIA Spartan (C-27J)

C27J

Military transport aircraft developed and manufactured by Leonardo's Aircraft Division (formerly Alenia Aermacchi). First flight in 1999, in service since June 2008. The aircraft is equipped with the engines and various other systems also used on the larger Lockheed Martin C-130J Hercules.

In addition to the standard transport configuration, specialized variants of the C-27J have been developed for maritime patrol, search and rescue, C3 ISR (command, control, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance), fire support and electronic warfare and ground-attack missions.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
28.70 m
Length: 
22.70 m
Height: 
10.50 m
Powerplant: 

2 × Rolls-Royce AE2100-D2A (4,640 shp) turboprops with 6 blade propellers

Engine Model: 
Rolls-Royce AE 2100
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
640 m
MTOW: 
31800 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
1960 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: 
315 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
300
Range: 
1200 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: 
690 m

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