PIAGGIO P-180 Avanti

Aircraft
Name: 
P-180 Avanti
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Mid wing with canard front wing
Tail: 
T-tail
WTC
L
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2P
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
On wing mounted, pusher propellers
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
PIAGGIO Avanti
PIAGGIO P-180 Avanti

P180

Executive transport aircraft. In service since 1990. Modern jet like performance development by PIAGGIO and GATES LEARJET. 30 P-180 delivered until 1995 including 3 for Italian Air Force. Production restarted for 12 aircraft for Italian Air Force.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
14.00 m
Length: 
14.40 m
Height: 
3.90 m
Powerplant: 

2 x P&W PT6A-66 (850 SHP) turboprops with 5 blade propellers.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
120 kts
Distance: 
900 m
MTOW: 
5240 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
160 kts
ROC: 
3000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
200 kts
ROC: 
1500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
200 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
300 kts
MACH: 
0.65
Ceiling: 
410
Range: 
1400 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
160 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
120 kts
Distance: 
900 m

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