DE HAVILLAND CANADA Dash 8 Q100

Aircraft
Name: 
Dash 8 Q100
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
High wing
Tail: 
T-tail
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
DE HAVILLAND CANADA CC-142 Dash 8
DE HAVILLAND CANADA CT-142 Dash 8
DE HAVILLAND CANADA Dash 8 (100)
DE HAVILLAND CANADA DHC-8-100 Dash 8
DE HAVILLAND CANADA E-9 Dash 8

DH8A

Short range turboprop airliner. In service since 1984. Initial basic model of Dash 8 regional turboprop airliner family. Followed by the series 100A in 1990 with extra headroom and 100B (since 1992) with more powerful engines. From 1996 all Dash 8s delivered with a computer controlled noise and vibration suppression system. Type designation with a Q for quiet. Canada mil. type: CT142, US-mil. type: E-9.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
25.90 m
Length: 
22.25 m
Height: 
7.50 m
Powerplant: 

2 x 2.000 SHP P&W 120A or 2 x 2.150 SHP P&W 121A turboprops with 4 blade propellers.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney Canada PW100
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
950 m
MTOW: 
15600 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: 
240 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
250
Range: 
970 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: 
780 m

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