MBB / Siebelwerke ATG GmbH (SIAT) 223 Flamingo

Trainer

SIAT 223A-1 Flamingo D-EDCL © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The MBB / SIAT 223 Flamingo is a single-engine three-seat trainer aircraft produced by the German manufacturer Siebelwerke ATG GmbH, later MBB, Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm.
The SIAT 223 was also license-built by CASA, Spain.
Crew3
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelLycoming IO-360-A1A
Engine Power149 kW200 hp
max. Cruise Speed243 km/h131 kts
  151 mph
max. Speed (vne)306 km/h165 kts
  190 mph
Service Ceiling6.690 m21.949 ft
Range893 km482 NM
555 mi.
Empty Weight700 kg1.543 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.050 kg2.315 lbs
Wing Span8,28 m27 ft 2 in
Wing Area11,5 m²124 ft²
Length7,60 m24 ft 11 in
Height2,70 m8 ft 10 in
First Flight15.05.1961 (SIAT-222)
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 130
ICAO CodeS223
other TCDSLBA 679
Data for (Version)SIAT 223 K 1 Flamingo
VariantsSIAT 223 A 1, 223 K 1

[Photo-ID: 3217] © Karsten Palt 2010-01-31
MBB 223-M4, , D-EFWC, c/n 151,© Karsten Palt, 2010MBB
223-M4
Reg.: D-EFWC
c/n: 151
 
Prototype with Porsche Engine
Flugwerft Schleißheim [Oberschleißheim (EDNX)]
[Photo-ID: 3218] © Karsten Palt 2010-01-31
MBB 223-M4, , D-EFWC, c/n 151,© Karsten Palt, 2010MBB
223-M4
Reg.: D-EFWC
c/n: 151
 
Prototype with Porsche Engine
Flugwerft Schleißheim [Oberschleißheim (EDNX)]
[Photo-ID: 12129] © Karsten Palt 2015-08-30
SIAT 223A-1 Flamingo, , D-EDCL, c/n 052,© Karsten Palt, 2015SIAT
223A-1 Flamingo
Reg.: D-EDCL
c/n: 052
 
Flugtag Breitscheid 2015 [Breitscheid (EDGB)]
[Photo-ID: 13574] © Karsten Palt 2016-09-10
SIAT 223A-1 Flamingo, , D-EDCL, c/n 052,© Karsten Palt, 2016SIAT
223A-1 Flamingo
Reg.: D-EDCL
c/n: 052
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2016 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7253] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-06
SIAT 223A-1 Flamingo, , D-EJCS, c/n 016,© Karsten Palt, 2013SIAT
223A-1 Flamingo
Reg.: D-EJCS
c/n: 016
 
ex Swiss Air HB-EVM
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7580] © Karsten Palt 2013-08-16
SIAT 223K-1 Flamingo, , TC-EAF, c/n 026,© Karsten Palt, 2013SIAT
223K-1 Flamingo
Reg.: TC-EAF
c/n: 026
 
Turkish Air Force Museum [Yesilkoy, Istanbul]