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Dornier SeaStar

Germany (2020)
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The Dornier SeaStar amphibian recorded a first-flight in 1984 and has yet to reach serial production and operational status.


Detailing the development and operational history of the Dornier SeaStar Multirole Amphibious Aircraft.  Entry last updated on 4/16/2018. Authored by Staff Writer. Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

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Relative Maximum Speed Rating
Hi: 300mph
Lo: 150mph
    This entry's maximum listed speed (258mph).

    Graph average of 225 miles-per-hour.
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Unit Production Comparison
Comm. Market HI*: 44,000 units
Military Market HI**: 36,183 units
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  * Commercial Market High belongs to Cessna 172.

  ** Military Market High belongs to Ilyushin Il-2.


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Origin: Germany
Year: 2020
Type: Multirole Amphibious Aircraft
Manufacturer(s): Dornier Seawings (Wuxi) - Germany / China
Production: 2
Global Operators:
China (possible); Germany (possible)
Historical Commitments / Honors:

Military lapel ribbon for Operation Allied Force
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Britain
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Midway
Military lapel ribbon for the Berlin Airlift
Military lapel ribbon for the Chaco War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the French-Indochina War
Military lapel ribbon for the Golden Age of Flight
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Iran-Iraq War
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1982 Lebanon War
Military lapel ribbon for the Malayan Emergency
Military lapel ribbon for the attack on Pearl Harbor
Military lapel ribbon for the Six Day War
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Suez Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for Warsaw Pact of the Cold War-era
Military lapel ribbon for the WASP (WW2)
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur
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Structural - Crew, Dimensions, and Weights:
Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the Dornier SeaStar model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.

Operational
CREW


Personnel
1


Dimension
LENGTH


Feet
41.67 ft


Meters
12.7 m


Dimension
WIDTH


Feet
58.23 ft


Meters
17.75 m


Dimension
HEIGHT


Feet
15.91 ft


Meters
4.85 m


Weight
EMPTY


Pounds
6,393 lb


Kilograms
2,900 kg


Weight
LOADED


Pounds
10,141 lb


Kilograms
4,600 kg

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Installed Power - Standard Day Performance:
2 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-135 turboprop engine developing 641 horsepower each and driving four-bladed propeller units.

Performance
SPEED


Miles-per-Hour
258 mph


Kilometers-per-Hour
415 kph


Knots
224 kts


Performance
CEILING


Feet
14,764 ft


Meters
4,500 m


Miles
2.80 mi

Armament - Hardpoints (0):

None.
Variants: Series Model Variants
• SeaStar - Base Series Name; two prototypes completed.
• SeaStar CD-2