CASA C-101 Aviojet

Jet Trainer / Light Jet Fighter

CASA C-101EB Avio Jet Spanish Air Force © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The CASA C-101 Aviojet is a single-engine two-seat trainer and light ground-attack jet aircraft produced by the Spanish manufacturer CASA, Construcciones Aeronáuticas SA, today EADS CASA.
The designation of the C-101 within the Spanish Air Force (Ejército del Aire) is E.25 Mirlo. Development of the C-101 was together with MBB and Northrop.
Propulsion1 Turbofan Engine
Engine ModelGarrett TFE731-2-25
Engine Power15,6 kN3500 lbf
Speed685 km/h370 kts
  426 mph
Service Ceiling12.500 m41.010 ft
Range3.800 km2.052 NM
2.361 mi.
Empty Weight3.350 kg7.385 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.600 kg12.346 lbs
Wing Span10,60 m34 ft 9 in
Wing Area20,0 m²215 ft²
Length12,25 m40 ft 2 in
Height4,25 m13 ft 11 in
First Flight27.06.1977
Production Statusout of production
Total Production149
ICAO CodeC101
Data for (Version)CASA C-101EB
VariantsC-101BB, C-101CC, C-101EB

[Photo-ID: 10629] © Karsten Palt 2014-10-23
CASA C-101EB Aviojet, Spanish Air Force, XE.25-01, c/n 991/P01,© Karsten Palt, 2014CASA
C-101EB Aviojet
Spanish Air Force
Reg.: XE.25-01
c/n: 991/P01
Museo del Aire [Madrid]