BAE SYSTEMS AVRO RJ-85

Aircraft
Name: 
AVRO RJ-85
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
High wing
Tail: 
T-tail
WTC
M
APC
C
Type Code: 
L4J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Underwing mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AI(R) Avroliner (RJ-85)
AI(R) RJ-85 Avroliner
AVRO Avroliner (RJ-85)
AVRO RJ-85 Avroliner
BAE SYSTEMS Avro RJ-85
BRITISH AEROSPACE RJ-85

RJ85

Short range regional airliner. Avroliner 85 signifies for 85 passengers. Successor of the BAe-146-200. Production was switched to RJ 85 in 1993. The RJ85 features an improved cabin and the more efficient LF 507's. Total of 87 aircraft were built.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
26.34 m
Length: 
28.55 m
Height: 
8.61 m
Powerplant: 

4 x 31.15 kN Textron Lycoming LF 507 turbofans.

Engine Model: 
Lycoming LF507
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
125 kts
Distance: 
1030 m
MTOW: 
42190 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
155 kts
ROC: 
2200 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
220 kts
ROC: 
1500
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
220 kts
ROC: 
1200 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.65
ROC: 
500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
420 kts
MACH: 
0.68
Ceiling: 
310
Range: 
1100 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.68
ROD: 
800 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
3000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
200 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
125 kts
Distance: 
1200 m

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