T-6A Texan II Training aircraft © Konstantinos Panitsidis

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T-6A Texan II - training aircraft, developed by the American company Raytheon Aircraft Company. The aircraft was developed under the Joint Primary Air Training System (JPATS) to replace the US T-37 and T-34 training aircraft.

The first flight of the prototype took place in December 1992. It has been produced since 1997 by Raytheon.

On August 8, 1999, the contract for the acquisition of 45 T-6A Texan II, by the American company Raytheon Aircraft Company, was signed.

All aircraft entered the 361st training squadron “Pelops”, AB: Kalamata.

 


PATCHES

361 Air Training Squadron "PELOPS" 361 Air Training Squadron "PELOPS"
364 Air Training Squadron "Pelops" 364 Air Training Squadron "Pelops"

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
Raytheon Aircraft Company.
COUNTRY
USA
TYPE
Training aircraft
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
One Pratt Whitney Canada PT6A-68
Power, h.p.
1 x 1.100
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
10,14
Height, m
3,26
Wing span, m
10,15
Wing area m2
16,30
WEIGHT
 
Empty aircraft, kg
2.087
Normal take-off, kg
-
Maximum take-off, kg
2.857
Useful load, kg
499
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
574
Cruising speed, km/h
426
Range, km
1.574
Combat range, km
-
Rate of climb, m/min
1.200
Service ceiling, m
10.670
ARMAMENT
Possibility of transport weapons in 6 hardpoints

 


PHOTOS T-6A Texan II

 


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VIDEO

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"Daedalus" Individual Aircraft T-6A Texan II
Video: Christos Fotiadis