Avro 618 Ten

Specifications

1st Flight 1930

Crew: 2

Capacity: 8 passengers

Length: 47 ft 6 in (14.48 m)

Wingspan: 71 ft 3 in (21.72 m)

Height: 12 ft 9 in (3.89 m)

Wing area: 772 sq ft (71.7 m2)

Empty weight: 6,020 lb (2,731 kg)

Max takeoff weight: 10,600 lb (4,808 kg)

Powerplant: 3 × Armstrong Siddeley Lynx IVB or IVC 7-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engines, 240 hp (180 kW) each

Propellers: 2-bladed fixed-pitch propellers

Performance

Maximum speed: 115 mph (185 km/h, 100 kn)

Cruise speed: 100 mph (160 km/h, 87 kn)

Range: 400 mi (640 km, 350 nmi)

Service ceiling: 16,000 ft (4,900 m)

Rate of climb: 675 ft/min (3.43 m/s)

Variants

The Avro 618 Ten or X was a passenger transport aircraft of the 1930s.

It was a licensed version by Avro of the Fokker F.VIIB/3m.

Type 618 Ten – 10 seat civil transport aircraft.

Fourteen built.

Type 619 Five – 5 seat civil transport aircraft.

Scaled-down version of Avro Ten.

Three 105 hp (78 kW) Armstrong Siddeley Genet Major 1 engines.

Four aircraft built.

Type 624 Six – 6 seat civil transport aircraft.

Revised version of Avro Five with accommodation for two pilots and four passengers.

Three Genet engines again, but the outer engines in fairings merged into the underside of the wings.

Three aircraft built.

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