Fairchild Dornier 228 - D228 All about Fairchild Dornier 228, the aircraft made by Fairchild Aircraft with IATA type designator D28, ICAO code D228
The Dornier Do 228 is a twin-engined STOL utility aircraft and regional airliner with a capacitiy of max. 19 passengers produced by the German manufacturer Dornier GmbH, today produced by RUAG Aerospace Services GmbH as the Do 228NG. The Do 228 is also license-built by HAL, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited in India as the HAL Dornier Do-228.
Aircraft managed by 2 crew members and can trasfer 19 passengers
The cruise speed is about 428 km/h and service ceiling is up to 8.534 m . The aircraft range is 600 km. The aircraft empty Weight is 3.086 kg and maximum takeoff weight is 5.700 kg.
The aircraft size: Length 16,56 m, wing span 16,97 m and plane height is 4,86 m.
The plane made its first flight at 09.05.1981, and have following modifications: Do 228-101, Do 228-200, Do 228-201, Do 228-202, Do 228-212 (Do 228 NG)
There are 280 aircrafts produced for now. There are 33 accidents registred with 172 fatalities. The Survival Rate is 17.3%.Fairchild Dornier 228 (D28) in production for now.
FAIRCHILD DORNIER 228
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