Short Take-Off and Landing (STOL) utility transport aircraft. In service since 1965. Turboprop development of PC-6 Porter. First flight in 1959. Replaced by PC-6/B2-H2 in 1970. Current version PC-6/B2-H4 with increased max. take-off weight, revised wingtips, strengthened airframe structure and improved gear. Also used by military as troop-transporter and ambulance aircraft. US Army type UV-20 Chiricahuas. Licence production by FAIRCHILD, United States, as PC-6 Heli-Porter and UA-23 Peacemaker.
Wing span (metric)
1 x 550 SHP P&W PT6A-27 turboprop with 3 blade propeller.