The Cessna 208 Caravan is a single-engined turboprop, fixed-tricycle landing gear, short-haul regional airliner and utility aircraft that is built in the United States by Cessna.

The Cessna 208 is used by governmental organisations and by a large number of companies for police, air ambulance, passenger transport, air charter, freight and parachuting operations. 

 

General characteristics

  • Crew:One
  • Capacity:12 passengers
  • Length:67 m
  • Wingspan:88 m
  • Height:70 m
  • Empty weight:2 073 kg
  • takeoff weight:3 969 kg
  • Powerplant:Single Pratt & Whitney turboprop
  • Engine Power:505 Kw

 

Performance

  • Cruise speed:365 km/h
  • Range:1 996 km with max fuel & reserves
  • Rate of climb:235 metres/min