IAI Israel Aircraft Industries IAI-1123 / IAI-1124 Westwind

Corporate Jet

IAI-1124 Westwind © Erick Stamm
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The IAI Westwind is a twin-engined corporate jet aircraft for max. ten passengers produced by the Israeli manufacturer Israel Aircraft Industries.
The IAI Westwind is a development of the Aero Commander/Rockwell 1121 Jet Commander. The IAI-1123 Westwind is powered by Turbojet Engines.
Passengersmax. 10
Propulsion2 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelGarrett TFE731-3-1G
Engine Power (each)16,5 kN3700 lbf
Speed741 km/h400 kts
  460 mph
Service Ceiling13.716 m45.000 ft
Range4.430 km2.392 NM
2.753 mi.
Empty Weight5.579 kg12.300 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight10.659 kg23.500 lbs
Wing Span13,65 m44 ft 9 in
Wing Area28,6 m308 ft
Length15,93 m52 ft 3 in
Height4,81 m15 ft 9 in
First Flight02.01.1963 (Jet Commander)
Production Statusout of production
Total Production250
Developed fromNorth American / Rockwell Jet Commander
ICAO CodeWW23 WW24
Data for (Version)1124 Westwind I
Variants1123 Westwind, 1124 Westwind I, 1124N Sea Scan, 1124A Westwind II