Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II

Corporate / Commuter Aircraft

Reims-Cessna F406 Vigilant © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II is a twin-engined turboprop-powered max. twelve-seat light utility and commuter aircraft produced by the French manufacturer Reims Aviation Industries, today GECI Aviation under cooperation with Cessna Aircraft Company.
The F406 Caravan II is a development of the Cessna 404 Titan with components of the Cessna 425 and the wings of the Cessna 441. The normal seating is up to 9.
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-112
Engine Power (each)373 kW500 shp
max. Cruise Speed456 km/h246 kts
  283 mph
Service Ceiling9.144 m30.000 ft
Range2.200 km1.188 NM
1.367 mi.
Empty Weight2.283 kg5.033 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight4.468 kg9.850 lbs
Wing Span15,09 m49,5 ft
Wing Area23,5 m253 ft
Length11,89 m39,0 ft
Height4,01 m13,2 ft
First Flight22. Sep. 1983
Production Statusin production
Developed fromCessna 425, 404 & 441
Data for (Version)Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II

[Photo-ID: 93] Karsten Palt 2006-08-26
Cessna-Reims F406 Vigilant, French Customs, F-ZBCG, c/n F406-0066, Karsten Palt, 2006Cessna-Reims
F406 Vigilant
French Customs
Reg.: F-ZBCG
c/n: F406-0066
Spottersday - Airday MFG3 2006 [Nordholz - Fliegerhorst (ETMN / NDZ)]