M18T

MELEX Turbine Dromader

Aircraft
Name
Turbine Dromader
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
Low wing
Tail
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code
L1T
Engine
Turboprop
Engine Count
Single
Position
Nose mounted
Landing gear
Tricycle fixed
Manufacturered as
PZL-MIELEC Turbine Dromader
PZL-MIELEC M-18 Turbine Dromader
MELEX Turbine Dromader
MELEX T-45 Turbine Dromader

M18T

Turboprop version of the PZL-MIELEC Dromader powered with Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-45 engine. First flew in 1985 and was given FAA certification in April 1986.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
17.70 m
Length (metric)
9.50 m
Height (metric)
3.70 m
Powerplant

1 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-45

Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
530 m
MTOW
5300 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
1360 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
124 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
220
Range
520 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
360 m

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