Beech / Beechcraft 60 Duke

Touring Aircraft

Beech B60 Duke © Gary Shephard
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The Beechcraft 60 Duke is a twin-engined four-to-six-seat light touring aircraft with retractable landing gear and pressurized cabin produced by the US-American manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corporation, today Hawker Beechcraft Corporation.
Propulsion2 Piston Engines
Engine ModelLycoming TIO-541-E1C4
Engine Power (each)283 kW380 hp
Speed456 km/h246 kts
  283 mph
Service Ceiling9.144 m30.000 ft
Range2.165 km1.169 NM
1.345 mi.
Empty Weight1.860 kg4.100 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.073 kg6.775 lbs
Wing Span11,97 m39,3 ft
Wing Area19,8 m213 ft
Length10,31 m33,8 ft
Height3,76 m12,3 ft
First Flight29.12.1966
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1968-1982
Total Production596
Data for (Version)Beech 60 Duke

[Photo-ID: 1779] Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
Beech B60 Duke, , D-IUTE, c/n P-593, Karsten Palt, 2009Beech
B60 Duke
Reg.: D-IUTE
c/n: P-593
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]