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C-130 Hercules Military four-engines transport aircraft with the main mission of regularly transporting cargo, paratroopers, military equipment, etc.

 

Power-Plant:

Allison T-56-A-15 Turboprop Engine (Country: USA)

 

The T-56-A-7 turboprop engine (TVD) is designed for installation on aircraft like the C-130B / E / F, and the T-56-A-15 type turboprop engine is installed on the C-130H / N / P modifications.

 

Technical specifications:

Type T-56-A-7 T-56-A-15
Power, h.p.s. 3775 4591
Specific fuel consumption, (kg/h)/kgf 0,53 0,54
Air flow rate, take-off power rating , kg/sec 15 15
Pressure ratio 9,45 9,55
Dimensions, mm 1039 1133
- diametr 3708 3716
- lenght 3708 3716
Weeight, kg 832 839
Temperature of the gas at the turbine intake, oC 971 1077

 


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TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
Lockheed Martin
COUNTRY
USA
TYPE
Multipurpose military-transport aircraft
CREW
4-5
POWER-PLANT
4 Allison T56-A-15
Power h.p.
4 x 4.508
Thrust-to-weight ratio
-
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
29,79
Height, m
11,56
Wing span, m
40,41
Wing area m2
152,12
WEIGHT
 
Empty aircraft, kg
34.686
Normal take-off, kg
70.310
Maximum take-off, kg
79.380
Useful load, kg
20.520 (Two external tank on 5.148 lt)
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
621
Cruising speed, km/h
602
Range, km
7.876
Combat range, km
3.791
Rate of climb, m/min
-
Service ceiling, m
10.060
Payload, kg
92 soldiers or 64 paratroops or 74 litters or 19.356 kg freight
ARMAMENT
-

 


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