EMBRAER Brasilia

Aircraft
Name: 
Brasilia
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
T-tail
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
EMBRAER Brasilia
EMBRAER EMB-120 Brasilia
EMBRAER VC-97 Brasilia
NEIVA Brasilia
NEIVA EMB-120 Brasilia

E120

Twin turboprop regional airliner. In service since 1985. Stretched and pressurized regional airliner development of the military EMB-121 Xingu. Exists in some versions:

  • EMB-120RT with reduced take-off weight,
  • EMB-120ER with extended range and many cargo versions.
  • VC-97 Brazil Air Force version for VIP transport and surveillance operation.
  • EMB-120ER: Length 20,07 m MTOW 11990kg.
Technical Data
Wing span: 
19.77 m
Length: 
19.63 m
Height: 
6.05 m
Powerplant: 

2 x 1.800 SHP PWC PW 118 turboprops with 4 blade propellers.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney Canada PW100
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
120 kts
Distance: 
1400 m
MTOW: 
9072 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
150 kts
ROC: 
2900 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
220 kts
ROC: 
1000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
220 kts
ROC: 
800 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
290 kts
MACH: 
0.45
Ceiling: 
335
Range: 
1400 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
290 kts
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
170 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
120 kts
Distance: 
1400 m

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