AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette

Aircraft
Name: 
SN-601 Corvette
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing with wing tip tanks
Tail: 
Cruciform tail
WTC
L
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AEROSPATIALE Corvette
AEROSPATIALE SN-601 Corvette

S601

Light corporate jet. In service since 1974. Light corporate jet development for multi roles. Production ceased in 1977 after 39 aircraft were built. 33 of the Corvettes remain in service by corporate operators in Europe.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
12.90 m
Length: 
13.80 m
Height: 
4.20 m
Powerplant: 

2 x P&W JT15-D4 (10.5 kN) turbofans.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
125 kts
Distance: 
1400 m
MTOW: 
6600 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
155 kts
ROC: 
2700 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROC: 
2000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.68
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
310 kts
MACH: 
0.64
Ceiling: 
410
Range: 
1400 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.68
ROD: 
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
2000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
210 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
120 kts
Distance: 
800 m

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