SHORT 330

Aircraft
Name: 
330
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
High wing (wing struts)
Tail: 
Double fin, low set
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
SHORT 330
SHORT C-23 Sherpa
SHORT SD3-30
SHORT Sherpa

SH33

Regional airliner and utility freighter. In service since 1975. Improved, stretched development of SC-7 Skyvan. More powerful development 330-200. Various freighter versions were built including the Sherpa with a rear loading ramp. Military version C-23 for US Air Force and Army and 330-UT for Thailands Army.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
22.80 m
Length: 
17.70 m
Height: 
5.00 m
Powerplant: 

100: 2 x 1.156 SHP P&W PT6A-45B Turboprops with 5 blade propellers.

Engine Model: 
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
100 kts
Distance: 
1100 m
MTOW: 
10250 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
110 kts
ROC: 
1000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
130 kts
ROC: 
700
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
130 kts
ROC: 
500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
180 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
220
Range: 
1000 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
180 kts
ROD: 
800 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
100 kts
Distance: 
1100 m

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