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PILATUS PC12



The Pilatus PC-12 has gained a reputation for outstanding versatility, performance, reliability and operational flexibility. As such, it is one of the most popular turbine-powered business aircraft in service. In operation around the globe, the PC-12 has found popularity in a number of roles – executive transport, cargo, air ambulance, airline and government special-mission applications.

Whether it is the large cabin, long range, low operating costs, high speed, short-field capability, or precision Swiss engineering and construction, customers find the perfect balance of features to serve their needs in the PC-12. New in 2008, the sleek and stylish Pilatus PC12 can comfortably accommodate up to seven clients and features extra large fold out tables, reclining seats, foot rests, stereo system, private lavatory and coffee bar.

The PC-12 is a King Air class and size turboprop aimed at private and corporate transport.

WEIGHT : PC12 - Standard empty 2600kg (5732lb), max takeoff 4750kg (10450lb).

DIMENSIONS : Wing span - 16.23m (52ft 3in); Length - 14.40m (47ft 3in); Height - 4.27m (14ft 0in); Wing area 25.8m2 (277.8sq ft).

CAPACITY : Flight crew of one or two pilots (certificated for single pilot). Seating for six in the main cabin in the executive transport configuration.

CABIN : One of the unique attributes of the Pilatus PC-12 is its adaptability to perform a wide range of missions. Not only has this fact created a high demand for the PC-12, but it also lends a versatility thatclients find irresistible. Some people have come to call it the ultimate aerial SUV.

 

PILATUS PC-12 SPECIFICATIONS

  • 1,200 shp Pratt & Whitney turboprop engine
  • Maximum speed 500 km/hr (270 knots)
  • Maximum range - 1725 miles
  • Operational ceiling - 30,000 feet (9150 metres)
  • Landing distance - 1830 feet
  • Take off distance - 2650 feet
  • Maximum payload - 2122 lbs
  • Large cargo door
  • Retracktable trailing-link landing gear for grass and unimproved field operation
  • Certified for flights into known icing conditions
  • Spacious and pressurized cabin - 330 cubic feet volume