Beech / Beechcraft 90 / 100 King Air

Corporate Aircraft

Beech King Air C90B, D-INAS, c/n: LJ-1551 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Beechcraft 90 / 100 King Air is a twin-engined turboprop corporate travel and utility aircraft with retractable landing gear and pressurized cabin produced by the US-American manufacturer Beech Aircraft Corporation, later Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, today Beechcraft a brand of Textron Aviation.
The Beech 90 / 100 King Air is a development of the Beech Queen Air. The Model 100 King Air is a stretched variant (+1.27m / 4ft 2in). Production of the 100 King Air ceased in 1984. Current production model is the Beechcraft King Air C90GTx.
Crew1 / 2
Passengers90=6-8, 100=8-13
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-28
Engine Power (each)507 kW680 shp
Speed459 km/h248 kts
  285 mph
Service Ceiling7.574 m24.850 ft
Range2.484 km1.341 NM
1.543 mi.
Empty Weight3.083 kg6.797 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.216 kg11.500 lbs
Wing Span14,00 m45 ft 11 in
Wing Area26,0 m²280 ft²
Length12,17 m39 ft 11 in
Height4,70 m15 ft 5 in
First Flight20.01.1964 (90)
Production Statusin production
Data for (Version)Beech King Air A100

[Photo-ID: 4077] © Karsten Palt 2010-08-21
Beech C90 King Air, , D-IFHI, c/n LJ-977,© Karsten Palt, 2010Beech
C90 King Air
Reg.: D-IFHI
c/n: LJ-977
[Düsseldorf International (EDDL / DUS)]
[Photo-ID: 1776] © Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
Beech C90GTi King Air, , D-ICMK, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2009Beech
C90GTi King Air
Reg.: D-ICMK
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]
[Photo-ID: 10214] © Karsten Palt 2014-05-28
Beech King Air 65-90, , N275DP, c/n LJ-34,© Karsten Palt, 2014Beech
King Air 65-90
Reg.: N275DP
c/n: LJ-34
early model, built in 1965
NASM Udvar Hazy Center [Chantilly, VA]
[Photo-ID: 421] © Karsten Palt 2007-07-19
Beech King Air C90A, Luwe Flug, N104AJ, c/n LJ-1164,© Karsten Palt, 2007Beech
King Air C90A
Luwe Flug
Reg.: N104AJ
c/n: LJ-1164
[Wilhelmshaven-Mariensiel (EDWI / WVN)]