Fairchild Aerospace Merlin IIIC

Overview

The Merlin IIIC is normally configured to seat eight passengers in an executive / corporate arrangement or nine in a high-density layout. A small aft lavatory and galley/refreshment center are usually located opposite the cabin entry way which is located aft of the wing on the port side of the fuselage. The Merlin IIIC, SA-227-TT, is powered by a pair of Honeywell TPE331-1OU-503G turboprop engines rated at 900shp driving four blade, constant speed, reversible Dowty propellers. Inspection interval on the engines is 5,400 hours.


Aircraft Characteristics


Certified Crew
1
Typical / Maximum Cabin Passenger Capacity
8/9
Balanced Field Length [SL/ISA TMP] (FT)
2400
Length (FT)
42.2
Wingspan (FT)
46.3
Height (FT)
16.8
Cabin Height (FT)
4.8
Cabin Width (FT)
5.2
Cabin Length (FT)
10.6
Baggage Capacity Internal / External (CFT)
0/0
Powerplant
2 HON TPE331-10U

General Information


Years Aircraft Manufactured
1982-1983
Estimated Retail Price Low
500,000
Estimated Retail Price High
700,000
Aircraft Category
ME TP > 12,500 LBS

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Range Map

The Fairchild Aerospace Merlin IIIC has a range of 2,312 nautical miles. Type in your city or airport identifier for a visual representation of the NBAA IFR Range (NM) for this aircraft.


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