Saab Saab-90 Scandia


Saab 90 Scandia © Renato Spilimbergo Carvalho
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The Saab 90 Scandia is a twin-engined short-range airliner for up to 36 passengers produced by the Swedish manufacturer Saab AB, Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget.
Propulsion2 Radial Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney R-2180-E1 Twin Wasp E
Engine Power (each)1342 kW1800 hp
Speed391 km/h211 kts
  243 mph
Service Ceiling7.500 m24.606 ft
Range1.480 km799 NM
919 mi.
Empty Weight9.960 kg21.958 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight16.000 kg35.274 lbs
Wing Span28,00 m91 ft 10 in
Wing Area85,7 m922 ft
Length21,30 m69 ft 11 in
Height7,10 m23 ft 4 in
First Flight16.11.1946
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1948-1954
Total Production18
Data for (Version)Saab-90A
VariantsSaab 90A