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Nanchang CJ-6


Basic Flight Trainer


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Since introduction in 1960, the Chinese-originated Nanchang CJ-6 basic trainer has gone on to see production surpass 2,000 units.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 4/27/2020 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com


Specifications



Year:
1960
Status
Active, In-Service
Crew
2
[ 2,005 Units ] :
Nanchang Aircraft Factory (Hongdu) - China
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- Training
Length:
27.72 ft (8.45 m)
Width:
33.63 ft (10.25 m)
Height:
10.83 ft (3.3 m)
(Showcased structural dimension values pertain to the Nanchang CJ-6A production model)
Empty Weight:
2,425 lb (1,100 kg)
MTOW:
3,086 lb (1,400 kg)
(Diff: +661lb)
(Showcased weight values pertain to the Nanchang CJ-6A production model)
1 x Zhouzhou Housai (SMPMC) HS-6A air-cooled radial piston engine developing 285 horsepower and driving a two-bladed propeller unit at the nose.
(Showcased powerplant information pertains to the Nanchang CJ-6A production model)
Max Speed:
230 mph (370 kph; 200 kts)
Service Ceiling:
21,325 feet (6,500 m; 4.04 miles)
Max Range:
435 miles (700 km; 378 nm)
(Showcased performance values pertain to the Nanchang CJ-6A production model; Compare this aircraft entry against any other in our database)
None.
(Showcased armament details pertain to the Nanchang CJ-6A production model)
CJ-6 - Base Series Designation; two-seat version; powered by Zhuzhou housai HS-6 radial engine of 260 horsepower.
CJ-6A - Improved CJ-6 model with Zhuzhou Housai HS-6A radial engine of 285 horsepower.
CJ-6B - Limited production, twin-seat version for border security role; fitted with Zhuzhou Housai HS-6D radial engine of 300 horsepower.
BT-6 - Export CJ-6/CJ-6A models.
PT-6A - Export CJ-6A model.
Haiyan-A (Haiyan-Petrel) - Prototype of 1985.
Haiyan-B - Agricultural industry model.
Haiyan-C - General Aviation (GA) market model.
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