Convair C-131 Samaritan

ICAO aircraft code C131
Manufacturer Convair
Country United States

The Convair C-131 Samaritan is an American twin-engined military transport produced from 1954 to 1956 by Convair.

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Convair C-131 Samaritan Specifications

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General

ICAO aircraft code
C131
Manufacturer
Convair
Manufactured
1949 - 1957
Country
United States

Aircraft performance

Engine:
2x Pratt & Whitney R-2800-99 "Double Wasp"
Piston
Power:
2,500 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
255 Kts
472 Km/h
Travel range:
1,400 Nm
2,593 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
24,500 feet
Rate of Climb:
1520 feet / minute
7.72meter / second

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
21,363 Kg
47,097 lbs
Max Payload:
8,069 Kg
17,789 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
1,241 gallon
4,698 liter

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About the Convair C-131 Samaritan

The Convair C-131 Samaritan is an American twin-engined military transport produced from 1954 to 1956 by Convair. It is the military version of the Convair CV-240 family of airliners.

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