P68

VULCANAIR Observer

Aircraft
Name
Observer
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
High wing
Tail
Regular tail, low set
WTC
L
APC
A
Type Code
L2P
Engine
Piston
Engine Count
Multi
Position
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear
Tricycle fixed
Manufacturered as
VULCANAIR Observer
VULCANAIR P-68 Observer
VULCANAIR P-68
TANEJA Observer
TANEJA P-68
TANEJA P-68 Observer
PARTENAVIA P-68
PARTENAVIA P-68 Victor
PARTENAVIA P-68 Observer
PARTENAVIA Victor
PARTENAVIA Observer

P68

The P68 is an Italian six-seat, twin-engined, high-wing monoplane built by Partenavia and later Vulcanair. The P68 Observer, which was an Italian/German development, has a transparent nose for use in police work and observation duties.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
12.00 m
Length (metric)
9.40 m
Height (metric)
3.40 m
Powerplant

Variants:

Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
230 m
MTOW
1200 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
1500 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
183 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
250
Range
1100 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
215 m

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