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Short 360

United Kingdom (1982)

Detailing the development and operational history of the Short 360 Light Utility Transport Aircraft.

 Entry last updated on 7/26/2017; Authored by Staff Writer; Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com



Basic Specifications
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United Kingdom
Year: 1982
Type: Light Utility Transport Aircraft
Manufacturer(s): Short Brothers - UK
Production: 165


Just 165 of the robust Short Brothers Model 360 fixed-wing transports were produced from 1981 until 1991.





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Structural
Power
Performance
Armament
Global Operators
Model Variants
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Supported Mission Types
Air-to-Air
Interception
Unmanned
Ground Attack
Close-Air Support
Training
Anti-Submarine
Anti-Ship
Airborne Early Warning
MEDEVAC
Electronic Warfare
Maritime/Navy
Aerial Tanker
Utility/Transport
Passenger Industry
VIP Travel
Business Travel
Search/Rescue
Recon/Scouting
Special Forces
X-Plane/Development
Structural
Crew: 2
Length: 70.87 ft (21.6 m)
Width: 74.80 ft (22.80 m)
Height: 23.79 ft (7.25 m)
Empty Weight: 17,350 lb (7,870 kg)
MTOW: 27,117 lb (12,300 kg)


Installed Power
2 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-67R turboprop engines developing 1,425 horsepower each.

Standard Day Performance
Maximum Speed: 292 mph (470 kph; 254 kts)
Maximum Range: 733 mi (1,180 km; 637 nm)
Service Ceiling: 20,013 ft (6,100 m; 3.79 mi)
Rate-of-Climb: 955 ft/min (291 m/min)


Armament
None.

Operators List
United States; Venezuela

Series Model Variants
• Model 360 - Base Series Designation.
• Model 360-100
• Model 360 Advanced
• Model 360-300
• Model 360-300F
• C-23 "Sherpa"