SIAT 223 Flamingo. Specifications. A photo.
SIAT 223 Flamingo. Specifications. A photo.

SIAT 223 Flamingo. Specifications. A photo.


SIAT 223 Flamingo - easy three-single-engine aircraft produced in Germany developed by aircraft manufacturer «Siebelwerke ATG GmbH» in 1961 year, and subsequently produced by the company «MBB».


SIAT 223 Flamingo a photo


The aircraft SIAT 223 Flamingo began to be designed by German aircraft developers at the end of the 50s of the last century, moreover, engineers worked on the creation of a sufficiently multipurpose aircraft that could be used in addition to the private aviation sector, and as a training tool, as a sports aircraft and etc.

To ensure great interest from potential customers, aircraft manufacturers from Siebelwerke ATG GmbH used a sufficiently powerful power plant on this aircraft, which allowed the light aircraft to accelerate to its maximum flight speed of 310 km / h, while remaining quite reliable. ...

Aircraft SIAT 223 Flamingo, among other things, also has very compact dimensions and its fuselage, which provides the structure of the aircraft and the ease and good aerodynamics, which in turn provide a high rate of the aircraft maneuverability and good handling.

With all the above advantages, the aircraft model SIAT 223 Flamingo, the plane was able to win quite a lot of popularity among customers, in particular, for a sufficiently long period of release, aircraft manufacturers have been built and sold 134 aircraft of this model (including modified versions and enhanced versions).


Photo SIAT 223 Flamingo 


The first flight of the multipurpose aircraft model SIAT 223 Flamingo in May 1961 years - the plane was able to successfully complete all of the scheduled trial, while, during the test, any deviation from the specifications and parameters established by the manufacturers, have been identified, which allowed that year run and mass production of this model.

On board his plane SIAT 223 Flamingo is to transport three people - a pilot and two passengers, and, as noted earlier, the aircraft is also quite successfully used as the training aircraft. Due to some design features, the aircraft SIAT 223 Flamingo can not be used for transportation on its board of any cargo (except passengers' luggage and pilots).

The power plant of multipurpose light aircraft SIAT 223 Flamingo consists of one four-cylinder piston aircraft engine brand Lycoming IO-360-A1A, which is having a traction capacity of 200 hp, can accelerate the aircraft to a cruising speed of 245 km \ h., At the time the maximum flight range of the aircraft is 900 kilometers.


Cabin SIAT 223 Flamingo 


Aircraft SIAT 223 Flamingo produced by German aircraft manufacturers in four basic versions:

  • SIAT 223A-1 Flamingo - Two four-bed version of the aircraft;
  • SIAT 223K-1 Flamingo - Single version of the sport aircraft;
  • SIAT 223T-1 Flamingo - Modification equipped turbo powerplant brand Avco Lycoming TO-360-C1A6D (210 hp);
  • SIAT 223-M4 Flamingo - A modernized version, equipped with an engine the brand Porsche PFM 3200.


Specifications SIAT 223 Flamingo.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 2 people (depending on version);
  • aircraft Length: 7,6 m (depending on version).
  • Wingspan: 8,28 m (depending on version).
  • Plane Height: 2,7 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 700 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Payload: 350 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1050 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising speed: 245 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight speed: 310 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight distance: 900 km. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight height: 6800 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Lycoming IO-360-A1A (depending on version);
  • Power: 200 hp (Depending on version).



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