Jabiru J430. Specifications. A photo.
Jabiru J430. Specifications. A photo.

Jabiru J430. Specifications. A photo.


Jabiru J430 - small-engine multi-purpose aircraft manufactured by Australian engineers from the company «Jabiru Aircraft» with 2004 years.


Photo Jabiru J430


Development of small-aircraft Jabiru J430 conducted by Australian engineers on the basis of another, no less popular model aircraft Jabiru J230, however, experts from «Jabiru Aircraft» greatly expanded the functionality of the aircraft, allowing to operate it, even for commercial purposes, however, due to increased cost, the aircraft did not become as popular as the previous models in this family of aircraft.


Jabiru J430 photo


The main feature of the aircraft Jabiru J430 was that, while maintaining the overall dimensions of the aircraft, its functionality was significantly expanded, in particular, the aircraft builders were able to expand the interior space of the cabin, which in turn led to the possibility of transporting up to 4 people on board the aircraft or The same amount of cargo that is equivalent in weight. According to experts, this should attract a large number of customers, but ultimately, due to a significant increase in the cost of the model, for the entire production period from 2004 to 2011 year was built only 25 aircraft.

As the power plant in an airplane Jabiru J430 used a six-cylinder piston aircraft engine Jabiru 3300 own production, which generated power is 120 hp, as well as the version on the basis of which the aircraft was created. Maximum Jabiru J430 aircraft airspeed reaches 256 km \ h., At a cruising speed of 220 km \ h. and a maximum range of repetition in 1350 kilometers.


Cabin Jabiru J430


Depending on customer requirements, the aircraft can be produced in a double configuration that is suitable in cases where the buyer intends to use the aircraft for the transportation of goods in the total mass of 420 kilogram (including the weight of the pilot and one passenger).

As in the past, thanks to the fairly compact dimensions, the plane Jabiru J430 can be used as a sports aircraft, however, as a rule, because of the higher cost, buyers prefer to choose a model Jabiru J230, are more suitable for these opportunities.

Subsequently, based on the model was released as version and airplane Jabiru J450, differ only in a number of minor features, which has become increasingly popular over version Jabiru J430, because it has a lower cost by optimizing the design of the aircraft.


Specifications Jabiru J430.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 3 people (depending on version);
  • aircraft Length: 6,55 m .;
  • Wingspan: 9,44 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,4 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 340 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Payload: 420 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 760 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising speed: 220 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 256 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 1350 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4570 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Jabiru 3300;
  • Power: 120 hp


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