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SOCATA Tampico

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Name Tampico
Manufacturer SOCATA
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, low set
WTC Light
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Position Nose mounted
Landing gear Tricycle fixed
Mass group 1

Manufacturered as:

SOCATA Tampico
SOCATA TB-9 Tampico

SOCATA Tampico

SOCATA Tampico SOCATA Tampico 3D


Light aircraft. In service since 1979. Member of SOCATAs Caribbean TB single engine aircraft family. Less powerful trainer version of the TB-10 Tobago. Improved version TB-9 Spirit with trailing link undercarriage of the TB-10 and new propellers to increase cruising speed since 1997.

Technical Data

Wing span 9.8 m32.152 ft
Length 7.7 m25.262 ft
Height 3.2 m10.499 ft
Powerplant 1 x 160 HP Lycoming O-320-A1D2A piston engine with 2 blade propeller.
Engine model Lycoming O-320

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 127 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 340 m ROC 800 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 420 m
MTOW 11501,150 kg
1.15 tonnes
Ceiling FL140 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 580580 nm
1,074,160 m
1,074.16 km
3,524,146.984 ft

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving TAMP

None on SKYbrary