Beech / Beechcraft 99 Airliner / Commuter

Regional Airliner

Beech B99 Airliner, Aklak Air, C-GKKB, c/n U-149 © Jason Pineau
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The Beech 99 Airliner is a twin-engined regional airliner with a capacity of maximum 15 passengers produced by the American manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corporation.
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-36
Engine Power (each)533 kW715 shp
max. Speed (vne)415 km/h224 kts
  258 mph
Service Ceiling7.620 m25.000 ft
Range1.687 km911 NM
1.048 mi.
Empty Weight2.946 kg6.495 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.126 kg11.300 lbs
Wing Span13,98 m45 ft 10 in
Wing Area26,0 m280 ft
Length13,58 m44 ft 7 in
Height4,38 m14 ft 4 in
First Flight07/1966
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1968-1986
Total Production239
Data for (Version)Beech C99 Airliner
VariantsBeech A99, B99, C99