The Pilatus PC21 is a very successful training aircraft for the military training around the world. It is a Swiss design and flew for the first time in 2002. The airplane went into mass production end of 2004.
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The PC21 is produced in a vacuum sandwich technology in FRP and CRP. It is built to strength but with the consideration of a maximum of 25kg takeoff weight. The RC airplane has a wingspan of 2.68m, a lenght of 3.30m and is powered by a Turbine Pahl Taurus Turboprop engine rotating the 5 blade 22″ x 14″ propeler.. kit by: tomahawk-aviatio
It offers a lot of details and is as close to the original as possible. It contains lots of detailed solutions for an easy build up. The access to the engine is very easy through a large hatch.
The airplane has an electric retract system as also an hydraulic scale retract system, it also has a very detailed cockpit close to the layout of the original.
- Model: Pilatus PC-21
- Wingspan: 2.68m
- Lenght: 3.30m
- Take-off weight: 23Kg
- Engine: Turbine Pahl Taurus Turboprop
- Prop: 5 blade 22″ x 14″
- Pilot: Gernot Bruckmann
- Factory: TOMAHAWK Design