Nord Aviation (SNCAN) ? SNCAC NC.850 Series

Touring Aircraft

Nord SNCAN NC.858S © Jenny Coffey
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The SNCAC NC.850 is a series of single-engine two-seat light touring aircraft produced by the French manufacturer SNCAC, Société Nationale de Constructions Aéronautiques du Centre, later by Nord Aviation / SNCAN, Société Nationale de Constructions Aéronautiques du Nord.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelMinie 4.DC.32
Engine Power60 kW80 hp
Speed165 km/h89 kts
  102 mph
Service Ceiling5.000 m16.404 ft
Range500 km270 NM
311 mi.
Empty Weight364 kg802 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight600 kg1.323 lbs
Wing Span11,27 m36 ft 12 in
Wing Area15,5 m²167 ft²
Length6,83 m22 ft 5 in
Height2,09 m6 ft 10 in
First Flight11/1946 (NC-840)
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 160
Data for (Version)SNCAC NC.853S