EMBRAER A-27 Tucano

Aircraft
Name: 
A-27 Tucano
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
L
APC
C
Type Code: 
L1T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Single
Position: 
Nose mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AOI EMB-312 Tucano
AOI Tucano
EMBRAER A-27 Tucano
EMBRAER EMB-312 Tucano
EMBRAER EMB-312F Tucano
EMBRAER T-27 Tucano
EMBRAER Tucano
SHORT S-312 Tucano
SHORT Tucano

TUCA

Basic and advanced trainer. In service since 1983. T-27 trainer development for Brazilian Air Force and used by most South American Air Forces to replace the CESSNA T-37. Egypt and Iraq were first overseas export customers. EMB-312F version with French avionics for French Air Force. A-29 (single seat) and AT-29 (two seats) stretched, more powerful versions for US Air Force trainer competition but later has been developed for Brazilian Air Force. Tucano T.Mk.1 licence production by SHORT for RAF, also delivered to Kuwait and Kenya.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
11.14 m
Length: 
9.86 m
Height: 
3.40 m
Powerplant: 

Variants:

Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a
MTOW: 
3175 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
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: 
238 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
290
Range: 
1034 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: 
n/a

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