L-188A Electra Air California "1960s" Colors.  N125AC

L-188A Electra Air California "1960s" Colors.  N125AC

  General characteristics
  • Crew: Five (3 flight deck)
  • Capacity: 98 passengers
  • Length: 104 ft 6 in (31.85 m)
  • Wingspan: 99 ft 0 in (30.18 m)
  • Height: 32 ft 10 in (10.00 m)
  • Wing area: 1,300 sq ft (120.8 m)
  • Empty weight: 57,400 lb (26,036 kg)
  • Max. takeoff weight: 113,000 lb (51,256 kg)
  • Powerplant: 4 Allison 501-D13 turboprop engines, 3,750 eshp (2,800 kW) each

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 390 knots (448 mph, 721 km/h) at 12,000 ft (3,660 m)
  • Cruise speed: 324 knots (373 mph, 600 km/h)
  • Range: 1,913 nmi (2,200 mi, 3,540 km) with maximum payload, 2,409 nmi, 2,770 mi, 4,455 km with 17,500 lb (7,938 kg) payload
  • Service ceiling: 32,000 ft (9,753 m)
  • Rate of climb: 1,970 ft/min (10 m/s)
 
 
   
Role Turboprop airliner
National origin United States
Manufacturer Lockheed Corporation
First flight December 6, 1957
Introduction 1958
Primary users American Airlines
Eastern Air Lines
Braniff Airways
National Airlines
KLM
Produced 195761
Number built 170
Variants Lockheed P-3 Orion

 

   
     

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