Stinson SM-6000 Tri-Motor (Air Liner)


Stinson SM-6000B Tri-Motor, Yellowstone Aviation, N11153, c/n 5021 © Geoff Sobering
Photo ©: Geoff Sobering (Moving Target Photography)
The Stinson SM-6000 Tri-Motor is a three-engine airliner aircraft for 10 passengers produced by the American manufacturer Stinson Aircraft Company.
Propulsion3 Radial Engines
Engine ModelLycoming R-680
Engine Power (each)160 kW215 hp
max. Cruise Speed196 km/h106 kts
  122 mph
max. Speed (vne)235 km/h127 kts
  146 mph
Service Ceiling4.420 m14.500 ft
Range1.043 km563 NM
648 mi.
Empty Weight2.572 kg5.670 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.901 kg8.600 lbs
Wing Span18,29 m60 ft 0 in
Wing Area45,5 m490 ft
Length13,06 m42 ft 10 in
Height3,66 m12 ft 0 in
First Flight1930
Production Statusout of production
Total Production53
Developed fromCorman 3000 / 6000
Data for (Version)Stinson SM-6000-B Tri-Motor
VariantsSM-6000, SM-6000-A, SM-6000-B, SM-6000-B1, SM-6000-B2, Model U