Zlin (Moravan) Zlin Z 226


Moravan Zlin Z-226T D-EWIA 0353 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Zlin Z 226 is a single-engine two-seat trainer aircraft produced by the Czechoslovak manufacturer Moravan Otrokovice (today ZLIN Aircraft Otrokovice, Czech Republic). The Z 226 is capable of aerobatics and often also used to tow sail planes. It is a member of the Zlin Trener family (Z 26, Z 126, Z 226, Z 326, Z 526, Z 726).
The Zlin Z 226 is a development of the Zlin Z 126 with a more powerful engine.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelWalter Minor 6-III
Engine Power118 kW158 hp
Speed300 km/h162 kts
  186 mph
Service Ceiling6.000 m19.685 ft
Range480 km259 NM
298 mi.
Empty Weight513 kg1.131 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight770 kg1.698 lbs
Wing Span10,28 m33 ft 9 in
Wing Area14,9 m²160 ft²
Length7,80 m25 ft 7 in
Height2,78 m9 ft 1 in
First Flight1955
Production Statusout of production
Total Production364
Developed fromZlin Z 26
ICAO CodeZ26
Data for (Version)Moravan Zlin Z 226 B

[Photo-ID: 3466] © Karsten Palt 2010-06-11
Moravan Zlin Z 226T, Private (Black Jacks), D-EBWY, c/n 1,© Karsten Palt, 2010Moravan
Zlin Z 226T
Private (Black Jacks)
Reg.: D-EBWY
c/n: 1
converted from Z 126 (c/n 870), Z 226T Prototype
ILA Berlin 2010 [Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)]
[Photo-ID: 10582] © Karsten Palt 2014-06-08
Moravan Zlin Z-226A Akrobat, , OK-KMA, c/n 108,© Karsten Palt, 2014Moravan
Zlin Z-226A Akrobat
Reg.: OK-KMA
c/n: 108
Letecke Muzeum Kbely [Prague]
[Photo-ID: 13481] © Karsten Palt 2016-09-10
Moravan Zlin Z-226MS, , OK-MGD, c/n 0175,© Karsten Palt, 2016Moravan
Zlin Z-226MS
Reg.: OK-MGD
c/n: 0175
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2016 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7741] © Karsten Palt 2013-08-10
Moravan Zlin Z-226T, , D-EWIA, c/n 0353,© Karsten Palt, 2013Moravan
Zlin Z-226T
Reg.: D-EWIA
c/n: 0353
Flugtage Bautzen 2013 [Bautzen (EDAB)]
[Photo-ID: 3467] © Karsten Palt 2010-06-11
Moravan Zlin Z-226T, Private, D-EWIB, c/n 0231,© Karsten Palt, 2010Moravan
Zlin Z-226T
Reg.: D-EWIB
c/n: 0231
ILA Berlin 2010 [Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)]