Britten-Norman Trislander.
Britten-Norman Trislander.

Britten-Norman Trislander. Photo. Video. Salon. Characteristics. Reviews.



BrittenNorman Trislander (official name - BN2AMkIIITrislander) - vosemnadtsatimestny piston trёhdvigatelny civilian aircraft, which were produced in the x and 1970-1980-ies British firm BrittenNorman. The aircraft was made on the Isle of Wight. Romania also produces and delivers to the UK through Belgium for certification.

The plane is also known as Joeys in the Channel Islands, the registration number of one of the aircraft AurignyAir Services - G-JOEY.




Trislander fashionably called the development of more famous aircraft BrittenNormanIslander - with greater lifting capacity. Compared with IslanderTrislander has an elongated fuselage, a third motor and a strong chassis. The third motor is mounted on the vertical tail. On Trislander tricycle mounted rigid chassis.

The prototype Trislander, made from a single prototype Islander, completed the first flight of 11.09.1970. Manufacturing svёrnuli in 1982, 73 aircraft was released.

Trislander can be used on unsuitable sites and take off from the entire length of the bands 450 meters


Britten-Norman Trislander Salon

Britten-Norman Trislander Salon




BN2A MkIII-1: The first modification.

BN2A MkIII-2: heavy-duty, and increased length.

BN2A MkIII-3: modifications made to the United States. Motors, which are disposed on the wing, provided with three-bladed propellers.

BN2A MkIII-4: III-2 short takeoff

TrislanderM: military version.


Osnovyne operators:


 United Kingdom

Blue Islands; Aurigny Air Services; Lydd Air; Loganair.


PARSA; Aero Taxi; Chitreana de Aviacion.

 New Zealand

GreatBarrier Airlines


Wings Airways; Vieques Air Link.


Features Britten-Norman Trislander:


Length: 16,15m.

Height: 4,32m.

Empty weight: 2650kg.

Wingspan: 15,1m.

Wing area: 31,3kv.m.

Maximum speed: 463km. / H.

Cruising speed: 290km / h..

Ceiling: 4010m.

Range with maximum load: 1610km.

Engines: 3 × Lycoming O540E4C.

Link: 3 × 195kVt.

Crew: 1chelovek.

Number of seats: 18mest.

Maximum takeoff weight: 4536kg.

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