Users' questions

How much weight can a Twin Otter carry?

How much weight can a Twin Otter carry?

Twin Otter Technical Specifications

Maximum Take-off Weight: 12,500 lb (5,670kg)
Maximum Landing Weight: 12,300 lb (5,579 kg)
Number Of Crew: 1 or 2
Number Of Passengers: 19
Fuel Capacities: 378 US Gallons (total)

What is the cruising speed of a Twin Otter?

278 km/h
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter/Cruise speed

What is the range of a Twin Otter?

1,427 km
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter/Range

Does a Twin Otter require a type rating?

General Requirements: Type rated for Dornier 228-200 or Viking DHC-6-400 Twin Otter. A valid and unrestricted Airline Transport Pilot License (ATPL) with type rating. A current class one medical certificate.

How much does a Twin Otter airplane cost?

The additional seven aircraft bring the total purchased by Vityaz to 11. The base price of a Twin Otter is about $6.5 million.

Are Twin Otter pressurized?

The Twin Otter is a high winged, un-pressurized, twin engine turbine powered aircraft ideally suited to operate in all conditions and climates. Adding to that versatility the Twin Otter can be fitted with wheels, skis or floats.

Can a Twin Otter fly from Canada to Greenland?

The plane that flies the families from Canada to Thule Base in Greenland (about 1800 miles) is a DHC-6 Twin Otter with a maximum range of only about 900 miles. While the Earth spins on its axis, it also orbits the sun moving at 67,000 miles per hour.

What does a Twin Otter cost?

The base price of a Twin Otter is about $6.5 million.

Is the Twin Otter pressurized?

Is Geoffrey de Havilland related to Olivia de Havilland?

Captain Sir Geoffrey de Havilland, OM, CBE, AFC, RDI, FRAeS (27 July 1882 – 21 May 1965) was an English aviation pioneer and aerospace engineer….Geoffrey de Havilland.

Sir Geoffrey de Havilland OM CBE AFC RDI FRAeS
Relatives Hereward de Havilland (brother) Dame Olivia de Havilland (cousin) Joan Fontaine (cousin)
Military career

Does Bombardier own de Havilland?

DHC was eventually acquired by Montreal-based Bombardier Aerospace in 1992. The deal, which closed on 3 June 2019 following regulatory approval, brought the entire de Havilland product line under the same banner for the first time in decades, under a new holding company named De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited.

The DeHavilland 6-400 Twin Otter has a maximum range (not including headwinds, high altitude, hot temperatures, or higher capacity) of 811 miles and a maximum speed of 181 mph. Common names and abbreviations: DHC-6-400, DeHavilland 6-400 Otter, Viking Air /DeHavilland 6-400 Twin Otter, DHC-6-400.

Is an otter an amphibian?

The M76 Otter was an amphibious cargo carrier used by the United States Marine Corps (USMC). It was designed and built by Pontiac Motor Division in the late 1940s and intended as a replacement for the M29 Weasel. It entered service with the USMC in the early 1950s and many saw action in the Vietnam War.

What is a Twin Otter aircraft?

An amphibious aircraft is one that can takeoff and land on both water and land. Viking’s Twin Otter aircraft have the option of being outfitted with amphibious floats that allow it to land on both land and water without having to switch out landing gear between flights.

What is an Otter airplane?

The Otter is an Epic Airplane in Unturned 3. The Otter is capable of landing on both water and land. It is based on the Sandpiper.