Twin Commander 980

Overview

The Twin Commander 980 is typically configured to seat six or seven passengers in a club style. The interiors of the Twin Commanders differ greatly as many have been modified. Most come with dual executive writing tables, a pyramid cabinet, and an aft lavatory with cabinetry. Standard equipment includes a Freon air conditioner. The Twin Commander 980 is powered by a pair Honeywell TPE-331-10-501K single shaft turboprop engines with integral gearbox, two stage centrifugal compressor, three stage axial turbine, single annular combustion chamber producing 733 shp per engine. Inspection interval on the engines is 5,400 hours.


Aircraft Characteristics


Certified Crew
1
Typical / Maximum Cabin Passenger Capacity
7/10
Balanced Field Length [SL/ISA TMP] (FT)
1854
Length (FT)
43
Wingspan (FT)
52.1
Height (FT)
15
Cabin Height (FT)
4.5
Cabin Width (FT)
4.1
Cabin Length (FT)
14.2
Baggage Capacity Internal / External (CFT)
70/0
Powerplant
2 HON TPE331-10

General Information


Years Aircraft Manufactured
1980-1981
Estimated Retail Price Low
450,000
Estimated Retail Price High
650,000
Aircraft Category
ME TP < 12,500 LBS

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Range Map

The Twin Commander 980 has a range of 1,990 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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