The Merlin IIIB 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. Merlin IIIC, certified in1981, utilized two Garrett TPE331-1OU-503G turboprop engines driving four-blade, constant-speed propellers. Production of the IIIC ended in 1983 after a total of 114 aircraft had been built.
The Fairchild Aerospace Merlin IIIB has a range of 2,223 nautical miles. Type in your city or airport identifier for a visual representation of the NBAA IFR Range (NM) for this aircraft.