SOCATA TB20 Trinidad

Touring Aircraft

SOCATA TB-20 Trinidad GT, Martinair Vliegschool, PH-MLL, c/n 2038 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The SOCATA TB20 Trinidad is a retractable-gear four to five seat single-engine touring aircraft produced by the French manufacturer SOCATA (Societe de Construction d'Avions de Tourisme et d'Affaires). It belongs to the SOCATA TB (Caribbean) series of light touring aircrafts, together with the TB9 Tampico and the SOCATA TB10 Tobago.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelLycoming IO-540-C4B5
Engine Power186 kW250 hp
Speed302 km/h163 kts
  188 mph
Service Ceiling6.096 m20.000 ft
Range2.056 km1.110 NM
1.277 mi.
Empty Weight867 kg1.911 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.400 kg3.086 lbs
Wing Span9,97 m32 ft 9 in
Wing Area11,9 m128 ft
Length7,75 m25 ft 5 in
Height2,85 m9 ft 4 in
First Flight14.11.1980
Production Statusout of production
Data for (Version)Socata TB20 Trinidad GT