Mooney M10 Cadet. Specifications. A photo.
Mooney M10 Cadet. Specifications. A photo.

Mooney M10 Cadet. Specifications. A photo.


Mooney M10 Cadet - light multipurpose aircraft manufactured by the American company «Mooney Aircraft Company» with 1969 1970 on year.


Mooney M10 Cadet Photo 


The reason began to develop an aircraft model Mooney M10 Cadet was the need to create a good educational and training aircraft, suitable for piloting skills training future pilots. However, the aircraft was not flying school is appreciated, and therefore, the aircraft received the greatest distribution was from private owners, and therefore the release of the aircraft and was very much limited.

Aircraft Mooney M10 Cadet has a small size, which makes it quite maneuverable, and can easily be operated with the aircraft even when flying at high speeds. draft of the aircraft itself was carried out by US aircraft manufacturers on the basis of aircraft ERCO Ercoupe, but from a technical point of view, was more perfect and reliable in terms of its operational capacity.

The cabin of the Mooney M10 Cadet has small dimensions, which means that only two people can board the aircraft, in particular, if the aircraft is supposed to be used for private purposes - the pilot and one passenger, however, if the aircraft is used for training future pilots - Instructor and cadet. The limited interior space of the cockpit does not allow the use of this aircraft for the carriage of any goods, but the American designers provided for the possibility of transporting a certain amount of baggage in the aircraft.


Photo Mooney M10 Cadet 


In addition to the above stated goals, aircraft Mooney M10 Cadet model can be used also as a sports aircraft, fueled mainly good maneuverability and speed characteristics of the aircraft.

 The Mooney M10 Cadet model uses a Continental C-90-16F piston aircraft engine capable of developing thrust in the 90 hp as a power plant, but despite this fact, the maximum flight speed of the aircraft delivers about 232 km / h, which is enough efficiently. The maximum range of following this aircraft is also very limited and is 895 kilometers, which in fact, allows you to use the aircraft only on neprotyazhennyh air routes.


Aircraft Mooney M10 Cadet 


During the whole production period of American aircraft manufacturers of the company «Mooney Aircraft Company» has managed to build only 59 aircraft, of which, according to 2011 year in operation was about 40 aircrafts of this model.


Specifications Mooney M10 Cadet.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people;
  • aircraft Length: 6,3 m .;
  • Wingspan: 9,1 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,3 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 431 kg .;
  • Payload: 227 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 658 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 190 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 232 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 895 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 3810 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Continental C-90-16F;
  • Power: 90 hp


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