Zlin Z26 Trener. Specifications. A photo.
Zlin Z26 Trener. Specifications. A photo.

Zlin Z26 Trener. Specifications. A photo.


Zlin Z26 Trener - Multipurpose single-engine aircraft, designed by Aircraft «Zlin Aircraft» and serially produced with 1948 1977 on year.


Photo Zlin Z26 Trener


Design and construction of a single-engine aircraft Zlin Z26 Trener were developed Czechoslovak aircraft manufacturer «Zlin Aircraft» almost immediately after the Second World War. As a support base for the design of the aircraft prior developments aircraft manufacturers have used, which in turn reduced the period of development of this model, and provide it with high efficiency.

Initially, the aircraft project had only a narrow scope of its possible application, in particular, aircraft manufacturers set out to create training facilities, however, later on, in order to increase the attractiveness of this model, the aircraft was also decided to propose and for the operation of private owners that the end the score was positively affected its demand among potential customers, and 29-year period of production is the best proof of that.


Zlin Z26 Trener photo


The cabin of the Zlin Z26 Trener aircraft is designed to accommodate two people in the aircraft - a pilot and a passenger, if it is a private operation of this aircraft, or an instructor and a cadet, if the aircraft was supposed to be used as a training tool. Moreover, thanks to the provisions of aircraft developers, a certain amount of payload can be placed on the passenger seat, however, in fact, the aircraft is not intended for the purpose of transporting it, therefore, it was practically not used for this.

The aircraft is equipped with a six-cylinder piston aircraft engine brand Avia M 137AZ (depending on the version and modification of the aircraft), which allows to develop traction in 180 hp, allowing the aircraft to exercise flights at cruising speed in 215 km \ h., And to overcome the distance in kilometers 440.


Cabin Zlin Z26 Trener


The family of aircraft Zlin Z26 Trener model includes the following options for the aircraft:

  • Zlin Z 26 Trener - Double basic version of the aircraft;
  • Zlin Z 126 Trener - Version of 1953 years, has a number of changes in the structure and design;
  • Zlin Z 226 Trener - an upgraded version of the aircraft, equipped with a more productive power plant Walter Minor 6-III;
  • Zlin Z 226A Trener - Single sports variant of the aircraft;
  • Zlin Z 226B Trener - Version for acceleration gliders;
  • Zlin Z 226T Trener - Trainer version of the aircraft;
  • Zlin Z 326 Trener - An upgraded version of 1959 years with improved chassis systems;
  • Zlin Z 526 Trener - A modified version of the aircraft Zlin Z 226 Trener;
  • Zlin Z 526A Trener - Single sports variant of the aircraft;
  • Zlin Z 526F Trener - Modification version Zlin Z 526 Trener with fuel injection system;
  • Zlin Z 726 Trener - An improved version of the aircraft, aircraft engine equipped Walter M 337 (210 hp);
  • Zlin Z 726K Trener - A modernized version of the version Zlin Z 726 Trener.


Specifications Zlin Z26 Trener.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people (depending on version);
  • aircraft Length: 7,98 m (depending on version).
  • Wingspan: 9,9 m (depending on version).
  • Plane Height: 2,06 m (depending on version).
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 700 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Payload: 300 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1000 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising speed: 215 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight speed: 235 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight distance: 440 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Avia M 137AZ (depending on version);
  • Power: 180 HP (Depending on modification).


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