Lockheed L-1329 JetStar

Corporate Jet

Lockheed VC-140B JetStar (L-1329) United States Air Force (USAF) 61-2489 5022 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Lockheed L-1329 JetStar is a four-engine corporate jet aircraft for eight to ten passengers produced by the US-American manufacturer Lockheed Corporation. The designation of the JetStar in US Air Force service is C-140.
Crew2
Passengers8-10, max. 17
Propulsion4 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelGarrett TFE731-3
Engine Power (each)16,5 kN3700 lbf
Speed880 km/h475 kts
  547 mph
Service Ceiling13.106 m43.000 ft
Range4.821 km2.603 NM
2.995 mi.
Empty Weight11.294 kg24.899 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight20.185 kg44.500 lbs
Wing Span16,59 m54 ft 5 in
Wing Area50,4 m543 ft
Length18,41 m60 ft 5 in
Height6,22 m20 ft 5 in
First Flight04.09.1957
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1961-1979
Total Production204
ICAO CodeL29A L29B
FAA TCDS2A15
Data for (Version)Lockheed L-1329 JetStar II
VariantsJetStar I, JetStar II, JetStar 731, C-140A, C-140B, VC-140B

[Photo-ID: 5822] Karsten Palt 2012-06-10
Lockheed C-140A JetStar (L-1329), NASA, N814NA, c/n 5003, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
C-140A JetStar (L-1329)
NASA
Reg.: N814NA
c/n: 5003
 
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Plant 42 [Palmdale, CA]
[Photo-ID: 5823] Karsten Palt 2012-06-10
Lockheed C-140A JetStar (L-1329), NASA, N814NA, c/n 5003, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
C-140A JetStar (L-1329)
NASA
Reg.: N814NA
c/n: 5003
 
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Plant 42 [Palmdale, CA]
[Photo-ID: 5824] Karsten Palt 2012-06-10
Lockheed C-140A JetStar (L-1329), NASA, N814NA, c/n 5003, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
C-140A JetStar (L-1329)
NASA
Reg.: N814NA
c/n: 5003
 
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Plant 42 [Palmdale, CA]
[Photo-ID: 11108] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Lockheed VC-140B JetStar (L-1329), United States Air Force (USAF), 61-2489, c/n 5022, Karsten Palt, 2015Lockheed
VC-140B JetStar (L-1329)
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 61-2489
c/n: 5022
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 11109] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Lockheed VC-140B JetStar (L-1329), United States Air Force (USAF), 61-2489, c/n 5022, Karsten Palt, 2015Lockheed
VC-140B JetStar (L-1329)
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 61-2489
c/n: 5022
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]