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KAI KC-100 Naraon. Specifications. A photo.

KAI KC-100 Naraon. Specifications. A photo.


KAI KC-100 Naraon - South Korean lightweight multi-purpose civilian aircraft, launched the company «Korea Aerospace Industries» with 2011 years.


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Development of the aircraft KAI KC-100 Naraon began South Korean engineers in 2008 year, thus, aircraft manufacturers of the company «Korea Aerospace Industries» took three years to make the plane truly effective in its flight-technical point of view, providing the aircraft wider audience in 2011 year.

One of the most important advantages of the KAI KC-100 Naraon is its multi-purpose application, in particular, this aircraft can be used both in civil aviation and military, which is active and is celebrated today. In civil aviation, the aircraft has been used, both in private operation and in the commercial sphere, in particular, the aircraft is often used as an aerotax facility, providing rapid movement at distances up to 2 thousand kilometers. In the air force of South Korea, the aircraft is used mainly as a patrol aircraft, allowing you to monitor the border and the surrounding areas, but thanks to the twin controls, the aircraft can also be used for training future pilots.


Photo KAI KC-100 Naraon


The cabin of the aircraft KAI KC-100 Naraon can accommodate up to four people - a pilot and three passengers, which meets most of the requirements in the field of operation of the aircraft. Among other things, the aircraft can also carry on its board and small loads weighing up to a total 544 kilogram (including the weight of the pilot and one passenger), but, as a rule, for this purpose the aircraft is almost never used.


Aircraft cabin KAI KC-100 Naraon


Power plant light aircraft KAI KC-100 Naraon presented a piston aircraft engine Continental TSIOF-550-K capable of developing pulling power in 315 hp, which in turn allows you to move at a cruising speed of 345 km \ h., And overcome the distance on distances of up to 2222 kilometers, which is more than acceptable.

As for the cost of the aircraft KAI KC-100 Naraon, it is in good enough and acceptable range, in particular, according to official data on 2011 year, one aircraft costing owner in 575 thousand dollars, taking into account the high flight performance quite a bit .

Plane KAI KC-100 Naraon available in two basic variants:

  • KAI KC-100 Naraon - Basic production version of the airplane;
  • KAI KT-100 Naraon - The military version of the aircraft. The production started from the middle of the year 2015.


Specifications KAI KC-100 Naraon.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 3 person;
  • aircraft Length: 8,5 m .;
  • Wingspan: 11,38 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,86 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 1089 kg .;
  • Payload: 544 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1633 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 345 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 389 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 2222 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5830 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Continental TSIOF-550-K;
  • Power: 315 hp


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