Beech / Beechcraft 60 Duke

Touring Aircraft

Beech B60 Duke © Gary Shephard
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The Beechcraft 60 Duke is a twin-engined four-to-six-seat light touring aircraft with retractable landing gear and pressurized cabin produced by the US-American manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corporation.
Propulsion2 Piston Engines
Engine ModelLycoming TIO-541-E1C4
Engine Power (each)283 kW380 hp
Speed456 km/h246 kts
  283 mph
Service Ceiling9.144 m30.000 ft
Range2.165 km1.169 NM
1.345 mi.
Empty Weight1.860 kg4.100 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.073 kg6.775 lbs
Wing Span11,97 m39 ft 3 in
Wing Area19,8 m213 ft
Length10,31 m33 ft 10 in
Height3,76 m12 ft 4 in
First Flight29.12.1966
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1968-1982
Total Production596
Data for (Version)Beech 60 Duke

[Photo-ID: 1779] Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
Beech B60 Duke, , D-IUTE, c/n P-593, Karsten Palt, 2009Beech
B60 Duke
Reg.: D-IUTE
c/n: P-593
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]