Dornier Do 28

STOL Utility Aircraft

Dornier Do 28B-2, Turkish Army, 10013, c/n 3083 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Dornier Do 28 is a twin-engine eight-seat light STOL utility aircraft produced by the German manufacturer Dornier-Werke GmbH.
The Do 28 is a twin-engine development of the Dornier Do 27. The basic variant Do 28A-1 variant is powered by two Avco Lycoming O-540 engines with 250 hp (186 kW) each. The Do 28B-1 defers from the basic model by having electrical driven flaps, larger fuel tanks, a redesigned nose and an enlarged tailplane area. A further development is the Do 28D Skyservant which actual is a complete redesign and described separately.
Crew1
Passengers6-7
Propulsion2 Piston Engines
Engine ModelLycoming IO-540-A1A5
Engine Power (each)216 kW290 hp
max. Cruise Speed269 km/h145 kts
  167 mph
max. Speed (vne)333 km/h180 kts
  207 mph
Service Ceiling6.300 m20.669 ft
Range1.235 km667 NM
768 mi.
Empty Weight1.730 kg3.814 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight2.720 kg5.997 lbs
Wing Span13,80 m45 ft 3 in
Wing Area22,4 m241 ft
Length9,00 m29 ft 6 in
Height2,80 m9 ft 2 in
First Flight29.04.1959
Production Statusout of production
Total Production120
Developed fromDo 27
ICAO CodeDO28
EASA TCDSA.360
other TCDSLBA 613
Data for (Version)Dornier Do 28B-1
VariantsDo 28, Do 28A, Do 28A-1, Do 28B, Do 28B-1, Do 28B-2

[Photo-ID: 10664] Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
Dornier Do 28A-1, Spanish Air Force, U.14-1, c/n 3014, Karsten Palt, 2014Dornier
Do 28A-1
Spanish Air Force
Reg.: U.14-1
c/n: 3014
 
ex EC-AQD
Museo del Aire [Madrid]
[Photo-ID: 10665] Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
Dornier Do 28A-1, Spanish Air Force, U.14-1, c/n 3014, Karsten Palt, 2014Dornier
Do 28A-1
Spanish Air Force
Reg.: U.14-1
c/n: 3014
 
ex EC-AQD
Museo del Aire [Madrid]
[Photo-ID: 7598] Karsten Palt 2013-08-16
Dornier Do 28B-2, Turkish Army, 10013, c/n 3083, Karsten Palt, 2013Dornier
Do 28B-2
Turkish Army
Reg.: 10013
c/n: 3083
 
Turkish Air Force Museum [Yesilkoy, Istanbul]
[Photo-ID: 7599] Karsten Palt 2013-08-16
Dornier Do 28B-2, Turkish Army, 10013, c/n 3083, Karsten Palt, 2013Dornier
Do 28B-2
Turkish Army
Reg.: 10013
c/n: 3083
 
Turkish Air Force Museum [Yesilkoy, Istanbul]