Epic LT Dinasty. Specifications. A photo.
Epic LT Dinasty. Specifications. A photo.

Epic LT Dinasty. Specifications. A photo.

Epic LT Dinasty - a single-engine turboprop aircraft of US manufacture, originally manufactured by «Epic Aircraft», and later the Chinese aircraft manufacturer «China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Primus».

Photo Epic LT Dinasty

The first attempts to create a model airplane Epic LT Dinasty American aircraft were done in 2002 year, and after a very short design work in 2004, the aircraft made its first flight.

Despite the low cost, the aircraft Epic LT Dinasty for the period of its production is not very popular, and this is due not so much to the bankruptcy of the company "Epic Aircraft", but to the fact that the aircraft was produced and is being produced at the moment in the form of kits for self Assemblies, which, even with the availability of specialized tools and equipment, require an order of 1100-1200 hours of operation, which is unacceptable. Initially, the Chinese aircraft builders expected to start the production of fully-prepared aircraft, however, this greatly increased their price, which resulted in the decision to refuse such a step.

The aircraft Epic LT Dinasty has a very attractive design and good flying characteristics, which allows to some extent compete with aircraft of this type of other world-famous aircraft manufacturers. On board the model Epic LT Dinasty can accommodate up to 6 people, in particular, it is a pilot and five passengers, however, often aircraft of this model are mainly used as an administrative type aircraft. Due to the limited free space on board the aircraft, the Epic LT Dinasty is unsuitable for cargo transportation, although the payload taken on board allows it.

Epic LT Dinasty photo

The power plant of the model Epic LT Dinasty is presented in the form of one turboprop aircraft engine Pratt & Whitney PT6-67A, capable of developing a common thrust in the 1200 hp, which is quite acceptable, and at the same time it makes it possible to accelerate the aircraft to a speed of 630 km / h . (Cruising speed of the aircraft). The maximum distance that an Epic LT Dinasty aircraft can cover is about 3470 kilometers, which, in the absence of the above-mentioned shortcomings, would make it possible to use the aircraft in the commercial sphere, in particular as an air taxi or an aircraft for passenger transportation at local and regional Airlines.

Aircraft cabin Epic LT Dinasty

Subsequently, based on the Epic LT Dinasty it was created two modified versions, reborn in some models, including:

  • Epic E1000 - Modification of 2014 years;
  • CAIGA Primus 150 - Modfiitsirovannaya version, modified Chinese aircraft manufacturers.

Technical characteristics of the aircraft Epic LT Dinasty.

  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 5 people;
  • aircraft Length: 10,92 m .;
  • Wingspan: 13 m .;
  • Plane Height: 3,81 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 1814 kg .;
  • Payload: 1497 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 3311 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 630 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 680 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 3471 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 9400 m .;
  • aircraft engine Type: Turboprop;
  • Powerplant: Pratt & Whitney PT6-67A;
  • Power: 1200 hp

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