VisionAire VA-10 Vantage. Specifications. A photo.
VisionAire VA-10 Vantage. Specifications. A photo.

VisionAire VA-10 Vantage. Specifications. A photo.


VisionAire VA-10 Vantage - turbojet aircraft of administrative type, developed by «VisionAire Corporation» in 1996 year.


Photo VisionAire VA-10 Vantage


The first draft of the aircraft VisionAire VA-10 Vantage began to be developed in 1993 year, while before aircraft manufacturers from the US aircraft company «VisionAire Corporation» was a fairly simple task, is to establish a small business aircraft, able to transport people at distances up to 1800 kilometers at cruising flight speed of about 500 km \ h.

US aviarazrabotchiki quickly coped with this project, which is why the plane VisionAire VA-10 Vantage has carried out its first flight already 1996 year. However, this project is not the plane appeared completed and guide aircraft company insisted on improving the design and flight performance of the aircraft, as a consequence, the business aircraft completion process lasted for many years, and continues to this day.


VisionAire VA-10 Vantage photo


The aircraft type administrative VisionAire VA-10 Vantage been crafted and optimized several aircraft manufacturers, however, in the year 2012, the plane still got its original name, although mass production has not been launched. Both options are virtually no significant differences were obtained, as a consequence, it is considered that the aircraft was developed in the single version.

Depending on the layout of the aircraft cabin, there can accommodate up to five passengers, while the control plane requires only one pilot. American aircraft manufacturers have not ruled out the possibility of placing on board the specialized equipment that would use the aircraft for a variety of purposes, but, in fact, to transport any cargo aircraft is not suitable, due to the fact that, and the high cost of one copy.


Aircraft VisionAire VA-10 Vantage


The power plant of the aircraft VisionAire VA-10 Vantage includes a turbofan aircraft engine brand Williams FJ44-3AP, capable of developing a thrust of 13,54 kN. The aircraft was able to reach a cruising speed of 465 km \ h., And overcome the distance at distances of up to 1850 kilometers, which is an acceptable figure for the aircraft business class.

Estimated start-up aircraft VisionAire VA-10 Vantage in production is scheduled for the beginning of the year 2017, however, experts do not exclude that the final date may be postponed, due primarily to the additional modifications.


Specifications VisionAire VA-10 Vantage.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 5 people (depending on layout);
  • aircraft Length: 12,52 m .;
  • Wingspan: 14,48 m .;
  • Plane Height: 4,37 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 2236 kg .;
  • Payload: 1483 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 3719 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 465 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 695 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 1850 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 12500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: turbofan;
  • Powerplant: Williams FJ44-3AP;
  • Power: 13,54 kN.


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