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Grob G120


Lightweight Twin-Seat, Single-Engine Basic Trainer Aircraft


The Grob G120 lightweight basic prop-driven trainer from Germany serves in the air forces of several notable powers including Canada, France, and Israel.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 7/3/2019






Program Updates



May 2018 - The Indonesia Air Force became the recipient of six additional G120TP turboprop-powered basic trainers from Grob. The service now fields a fleet of thirty such aircraft. The order dates back to a deal signed in 2011 of which the initial twenty-four were received from the period spanning 2013 to 2016.

July 2018 - The G120TP trainer was debuted publicly for the first time at Farnborough 2018.

Specifications



Year:
1999
Status
Active, In-Service
Crew
2
[ 70 Units ] :
Grob Aircraft - Germany
National flag of Argentina National flag of Canada National flag of France National flag of Indonesia National flag of Jordan National flag of Kenya National flag of Mexico National flag of Myanmar National flag of United Kingdom National flag of United States Argentina; Canada; France; Indonesia; Jordan; Kenya; Mexico; Myanmar; United Kingdom; United States
- Training
Length:
28.22 ft (8.6 m)
Width/Span:
33.46 ft (10.2 m)
Height:
8.43 ft (2.57 m)
(Showcased structural dimension values pertain to the Grob G120A production model)
Empty Weight:
2,116 lb (960 kg)
MTOW:
3,307 lb (1,500 kg)
(Diff: +1,190lb)
(Showcased weight values pertain to the Grob G120A production model)
1 x Lycoming AEIO-540-D4D5 air-cooled flat-six piston engine developing 260 horsepower.
(Showcased powerplant information pertains to the Grob G120A production model)
Maximum Speed:
199 mph (320 kph; 173 kts)
Service Ceiling:
18,045 feet (5,500 m; 3.42 miles)
Maximum Range:
957 miles (1,540 km; 832 nm)
Rate-of-Climb:
1,280 ft/min (390 m/min)
(Showcased performance values pertain to the Grob G120A production model; Compare this aircraft entry against any other in our database)
None.
(Showcased armament details pertain to the Grob G120A production model)
G120 - Base Series Designation.
G120A (Air-Cooled) - Fitted with Lycoming AEIO-540-D4D5 air-cooled engine of 260 horsepower.
G120TP ("Turboprop") - Fitted with a Rolls-Royce 250-B17F turboprop engine of 456 horsepower.
Cockpit image of the Grob G120
(Cockpit image represents the Grob G120TP production model)

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