LOCKHEED TriStar

Aircraft
Name: 
TriStar
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Wide
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, low set
WTC
H
APC
C
Type Code: 
L3J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted and fin-integrated
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
LOCKHEED L-1011 TriStar
LOCKHEED TriStar

L101

Long range wide-body airliner. In service since 1972 (L1011-500 since 1979). Lockheed's second and last wide-body airliner development. Built in the standard fuselage models:

  • 1/100/200, with different powerful engines and the short fuselage version L1011-500.
  • L1011-250 combines fuselage of 200 with powerplant of 500. Production ceased in 1983.
  • KC-1 and C-2 strategic tanker and freighter conversions of L1011-500 for Royal Air Force.

Specs:

  • L1011-200: MTOW 211,375kg.
  • L1011-500: MTOW 231,300kg Wing span 50,1 m Length 50,8 m.
Technical Data
Wing span: 
47.40 m
Length: 
54.30 m
Height: 
16.90 m
Powerplant: 

Variants:

Engine Model: 
Rolls-Royce RB211
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
2426 m
MTOW: 
211375 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
2800 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: 
480 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
420
Range: 
4360 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: 
1734 m

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