CASA C-101 Aviojet Military Trainer Aircraft
The CASA C-101 Aviojet was designed in response to a 1975 Spanish Air Force requirement for a modern jet trainer, it entered service in March 1980 and now serves with several air forces in both training and light attack roles, a total of 166 aircraft have been produced. The primary user of the CASA C-101 Aviojet is the Spanish Air Force, the example pictured on this page is of one of their aircraft, other notable users include the Chilean Air Force, Honduran Air Force and the Jordanian Air Force.
CASA C-101EB Aviojet Specifications:
- Crew: Student and instructor
- Length: 12.25 m (40 ft 2 in)
- Wingspan: 10.60 m (34 ft 9 in)
- Height: 4.25 m (13 ft 11 in)
- Empty weight: 3,800 kg (8,380 lb)
- Max takeoff weight: 5,600 kg (12,300 lb)
- Engine: Single 15.8 kN (3,550 lbf) Garrett TFE731-2-2J turbofan engine
- Maximum speed: 770 km/h (417 knots, 480 mph)
- Range: 4000 km (2160 nm, 2485 mi)
- Service ceiling: 12,500 m (41,000 ft)
- Maximum G: +7.5 -3.9
CASA C-101EB Aviojet Armament:
- Single 30 mm DEFA cannon or twin 12.7 mm M3 machine guns
- Six under-wing pylons with a total capacity of 2,220 kg (4,890 lb) of munitions
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