IAI Israel Aircraft Industries Arava

STOL Transport Aircraft

IAI-202 Arava © Erez M.S.
Photo ©: Erez M.S. (Photos at airliners.net)
The IAI Arava is a twin-engined STOL transport aircraft produced by the Israeli manufacturer Israel Aircraft Industries.
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34
Engine Power (each)559 kW750 shp
Speed319 km/h172 kts
  198 mph
Service Ceiling7.620 m25.000 ft
Range280 km151 NM
174 mi.
Empty Weight4.000 kg8.818 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight6.800 kg14.991 lbs
Wing Span20,96 m68 ft 9 in
Wing Area43,7 m470 ft
Length13,03 m42 ft 9 in
Height5,21 m17 ft 1 in
First Flight27.11.1969
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1972-1988
Total Production90
Data for (Version)IAI 201 Arava
VariantsIAI 101, IAI 102, IAI 102B, IAI 201, IAI 202