Aero L-29 Delfin

Jet Trainer

Aero L-29 Delfin, RA-3413K, c/n: 294872 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Aero L-29 Delfin is a single-engine two-seat jet training aircraft produced by the Czechoslovak manufacturer AERO Vodochody a.s..
Crew2
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine ModelMotorlet M-701 C
Engine Power8,7 kN1950 lbf
Speed656 km/h354 kts
  407 mph
Service Ceiling11.500 m37.730 ft
Rate of climb840 m/min2755 ft/min
Range900 km486 NM
559 mi.
Empty Weight2.280 kg5.027 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.280 kg7.231 lbs
Wing Span10,29 m33 ft 9 in
Wing Area19,8 m213 ft
Length10,81 m35 ft 6 in
Height3,13 m10 ft 3 in
First Flight05.04.1959 (OK-70)
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1963-1974
Total Productionca. 3600
ICAO CodeL29
NATO CodeMaya
Data for (Version)Aero L-29 Delfin
VariantsL-29, L-29A, L-29R

[Photo-ID: 13272] Karsten Palt 2016-10-11
Aero L-29 Delfin, , N495D, c/n 993219, Karsten Palt, 2016Aero
L-29 Delfin
Reg.: N495D
c/n: 993219
 
Planes of Fame Air Museum Valle [Valle, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 2734] Karsten Palt 2009-09-05
Aero L-29 Delfin, , RA-3413K, c/n 294872, Karsten Palt, 2009Aero
L-29 Delfin
Reg.: RA-3413K
c/n: 294872
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 3982] Karsten Palt 2010-08-22
Aero L-29 Delfin, , RA-3413K, c/n 294872, Karsten Palt, 2010Aero
L-29 Delfin
Reg.: RA-3413K
c/n: 294872
 
Flugtag Breitscheid 2010 [Breitscheid (EDGB)]
[Photo-ID: 1600] Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
Aero L-29 Delfin, Czech Air Force, 0805, c/n 290805, Karsten Palt, 2009Aero
L-29 Delfin
Czech Air Force
Reg.: 0805
c/n: 290805
 
displayed as OK-02
Technik Museum [Speyer]
[Photo-ID: 11562] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Aero L-29 Delfin, Czech Air Force, 3241, c/n 993241, Karsten Palt, 2015Aero
L-29 Delfin
Czech Air Force
Reg.: 3241
c/n: 993241
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 10461] Karsten Palt 2014-06-08
Aero L-29 Delfin, Czechoslovak Air Force, 0010, c/n 190010, Karsten Palt, 2014Aero
L-29 Delfin
Czechoslovak Air Force
Reg.: 0010
c/n: 190010
 
Letecke Muzeum Kbely [Prague]
[Photo-ID: 3532] Karsten Palt 2010-06-12
Aero L-29 Delfin, NVA - LSK/LV, 311, c/n 692053, Karsten Palt, 2010Aero
L-29 Delfin
NVA - LSK/LV
Reg.: 311
c/n: 692053
 
Luftwaffenmuseum [Berlin - Gatow]
[Photo-ID: 3533] Karsten Palt 2010-06-12
Aero L-29 Delfin, NVA - LSK/LV, 338, c/n 591525, Karsten Palt, 2010Aero
L-29 Delfin
NVA - LSK/LV
Reg.: 338
c/n: 591525
 
Luftwaffenmuseum [Berlin - Gatow]
[Photo-ID: 3534] Karsten Palt 2010-06-12
Aero L-29 Delfin, NVA - LSK/LV, 338, c/n 591525, Karsten Palt, 2010Aero
L-29 Delfin
NVA - LSK/LV
Reg.: 338
c/n: 591525
 
Luftwaffenmuseum [Berlin - Gatow]
[Photo-ID: 6635] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
Aero L-29 Delfin, Romanian Air Force, 66654, c/n 395189, Karsten Palt, 2013Aero
L-29 Delfin
Romanian Air Force
Reg.: 66654
c/n: 395189
 
Cold War Jets Collection [Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire]
[Photo-ID: 10472] Karsten Palt 2014-06-08
Aero XL-29 Delfin, Czechoslovak Air Force, OK-70, c/n 02, Karsten Palt, 2014Aero
XL-29 Delfin
Czechoslovak Air Force
Reg.: OK-70
c/n: 02
 
2nd Prototype
Letecke Muzeum Kbely [Prague]