Zlin (Moravan) Zlin Z 526

Trainer / Aerobatic Aircraft

Morovan Zlin Z 526, D-EWHJ © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Zlin Z 526 is a single-engine one- or two-seat trainer aircraft with retractable landing gear produced by the Czechoslovak manufacturer Moravan Otrokovice (today ZLIN Aircraft Otrokovice, Czech Republic). The Z 526 is capable of aerobatics and often also used to tow sail planes. It is a member of the Zlin Trener family (Z 26, Z 126, Z 226, Z 326, Z 526, Z 726).
The Zlin Z 526 is a development of the Zlin Z 326. The two-seat variants are nicknamed Trener Master.
Crew1 / 2
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelWalter Minor 6-III
Engine Power118 kW158 hp
Speed293 km/h158 kts
  182 mph
Service Ceiling5.100 m16.732 ft
Range650 km351 NM
404 mi.
Empty Weight665 kg1.466 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight975 kg2.150 lbs
Wing Span10,60 m34,8 ft
Wing Area15,5 m²167 ft²
Length8,00 m26,2 ft
Height2,06 m6,8 ft
First Flight1965
Production Statusout of production
Total Production325
Developed fromZlin Z 26

[Photo-ID: 554] © Karsten Palt 2007-09-08
Moravan Zlin Z-526, , D-EWHJ, c/n 1006,© Karsten Palt, 2007Moravan
Zlin Z-526
Reg.: D-EWHJ
c/n: 1006
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2007 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7374] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-06
Moravan Zlin Z-526 AFS, , D-EWBA, c/n 1301,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 AFS
Reg.: D-EWBA
c/n: 1301
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7743] © Karsten Palt 2013-08-10
Moravan Zlin Z-526 AFS, , D-EWQC, c/n 1207,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 AFS
Reg.: D-EWQC
c/n: 1207
 
Flugtage Bautzen 2013 [Bautzen (EDAB)]
[Photo-ID: 7744] © Karsten Palt 2013-08-10
Moravan Zlin Z-526 AFS, , D-EWQL, c/n 1217,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 AFS
Reg.: D-EWQL
c/n: 1217
 
Flugtage Bautzen 2013 [Bautzen (EDAB)]
[Photo-ID: 241] © Karsten Palt 2007-03-15
Moravan Zlin Z-526 AFS, , D-EZTT, c/n 1211,© Karsten Palt, 2007Moravan
Zlin Z-526 AFS
Reg.: D-EZTT
c/n: 1211
 
[Wilhelmshaven-Mariensiel (EDWI / WVN)]
[Photo-ID: 2655] © Karsten Palt 2009-09-05
Moravan Zlin Z-526 ASM, , D-EWXA, c/n 1071,© Karsten Palt, 2009Moravan
Zlin Z-526 ASM
Reg.: D-EWXA
c/n: 1071
 
ex OK-WXA
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7502] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Moravan Zlin Z-526 ASM, , D-EWXA, c/n 1071,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 ASM
Reg.: D-EWXA
c/n: 1071
 
ex OK-WXA
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 2714] © Karsten Palt 2009-09-05
Moravan Zlin Z-526 ASM, , HB-TRQ, c/n 1027,© Karsten Palt, 2009Moravan
Zlin Z-526 ASM
Reg.: HB-TRQ
c/n: 1027
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7503] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Moravan Zlin Z-526 ASM, , HB-TRQ, c/n 1027,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 ASM
Reg.: HB-TRQ
c/n: 1027
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 618] © Karsten Palt 2007-09-08
Moravan Zlin Z-526 ASM, , OK-WXA, c/n 1071,© Karsten Palt, 2007Moravan
Zlin Z-526 ASM
Reg.: OK-WXA
c/n: 1071
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2007 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 2713] © Karsten Palt 2009-09-05
Moravan Zlin Z-526 F, , HB-TRJ, c/n 1287,© Karsten Palt, 2009Moravan
Zlin Z-526 F
Reg.: HB-TRJ
c/n: 1287
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7504] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Moravan Zlin Z-526 F, , OK-RKR, c/n 1232,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 F
Reg.: OK-RKR
c/n: 1232
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7506] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Moravan Zlin Z-526 Trener-Master, , D-EHTW, c/n 1055,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526 Trener-Master
Reg.: D-EHTW
c/n: 1055
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 4439] © Karsten Palt 2011-10-08
Moravan Zlin Z-526 Trener-Master, , F-BSEI, c/n 1051,© Karsten Palt, 2011Moravan
Zlin Z-526 Trener-Master
Reg.: F-BSEI
c/n: 1051
 
Luftfahrt- und Technik-Museumspark [Merseburg]
[Photo-ID: 10748] © Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
Moravan Zlin Z-526A, , EC-BDV, c/n 1004,© Karsten Palt, 2014Moravan
Zlin Z-526A
Reg.: EC-BDV
c/n: 1004
 
Museo del Aire [Madrid]
[Photo-ID: 676] © Karsten Palt 2007-09-15
Moravan Zlin Z-526A Trener-Master, , D-EWKX, c/n 1041,© Karsten Palt, 2007Moravan
Zlin Z-526A Trener-Master
Reg.: D-EWKX
c/n: 1041
 
Airport-Days 2007 [Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel (EDDH / HAM)]
[Photo-ID: 7505] © Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Moravan Zlin Z-526L, , D-EMEI, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-526L
Reg.: D-EMEI
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 2542] © Karsten Palt 2009-09-04
Moravan Zlin Z-526M Trener-Master, , D-EEBX, c/n 1060,© Karsten Palt, 2009Moravan
Zlin Z-526M Trener-Master
Reg.: D-EEBX
c/n: 1060
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]