Piper PA-42 Cheyenne III

Corporate Aircraft

Piper PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Piper PA-42 Cheyenne III is a twin-engined seven- to ten-seat corporate aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Piper Aircraft Corporation.
The PA-42 Cheyenne III is a development of the Piper PA-31T Cheyenne.
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-41
Engine Power (each)537 kW720 shp
Speed548 km/h296 kts
  341 mph
Service Ceiling9.754 m32.000 ft
Range4.150 km2.241 NM
2.579 mi.
Empty Weight2.898 kg6.389 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.080 kg11.200 lbs
Wing Span14,53 m47 ft 8 in
Wing Area27,2 m293 ft
Length13,23 m43 ft 5 in
Height4,50 m14 ft 9 in
First Flight18.05.1979
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1979-1993
Total Production192
Developed fromPiper PA-31T
Data for (Version)Piper PA-42 Cheyenne III
VariantsPA-42 Cheyenne III, PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA, PA-42-1000 Cheyenne IV / Cheyenne 400LS, Cheyenne 400

[Photo-ID: 1589] Karsten Palt 2009-02-26
Piper PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA, LH Flight Training, D-IOSC, c/n 42-5501043, Karsten Palt, 2009Piper
PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA
LH Flight Training
Reg.: D-IOSC
c/n: 42-5501043
[Bremen (EDDW / BRE)]
[Photo-ID: 2121] Karsten Palt 2009-05-10
Piper PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA, Lufthansa Flight Training, D-IOSD, c/n 42-5501044, Karsten Palt, 2009Piper
PA-42-720 Cheyenne IIIA
Lufthansa Flight Training
Reg.: D-IOSD
c/n: 42-5501044
Flugtag Bremen 2009 [Bremen (EDDW / BRE)]