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Fokker F27 Friendship
The Fokker F27 Friendship is a turboprop, It is the most numerous post-war aircraft manufactured in the Netherlands, the F27 was also one of the most successful European airliners of its era.
This was the first production model.
Powered by the Dart Mk 532 engine.
A combined civil passenger/cargo aircraft.
Military transport version for Royal Netherlands Air Force.
Passenger/cargo aircraft, with two Rolls-Royce Dart 7 turboprop engines and large cargo door.
Military version for US Army with designation C-31A Troopship.
Equipped with a 1.5 m (4 ft 11 in) longer fuselage, a return to the Dart Mk 528 engine, and accommodation for up to 52 passengers.
It first flew in November 1967.
Military version of the 500.
A version of the -500 for Australia with smaller front and rear doors.
Quick change cargo/passenger version of -200 with large cargo door.
A F27-100 with a large cargo door.
Unarmed maritime reconnaissance version.
F27 Maritime Enforcer
Armed maritime reconnaissance version.
License-built version manufactured by Fairchild Hiller in the United States
Stretched version of the F-27, independently developed and manufactured by Fairchild Hiller in the United States
2 or 3
25.06 m (82 ft 3 in)
29 m (95 ft 2 in)
8.71 m (28 ft 7 in)
70 m2 (750 sq ft)
11,204 kg (24,701 lb)
Max take-off weight
19,773 kg (43,592 lb)
2 × Rolls-Royce Dart Mk.532-7 two-stage centrifugal compressor turboprop, 1,678 kW (2,250 hp) each
460 km/h (290 mph, 250 kn)
2,600 km (1,600 mi, 1,400 nmi)
Rate of climb
7.37 m/s (1,451 ft/min).
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