Short Take Off ... Quick Climb .... Fast Cruise Speed

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The STC paperwork consisted of over 200 pages of drawings and text and took three years to compile. Laid end-to-end, it would take a TurbineAir Bonanza less than a few seconds to traverse.

Comparison

  TurbineAir Bonanza Standard B36TC Bonanza
Engine model P&W PT6A-21 Continental TSIO 520UB
Horsepower 500hp 300hp
TBO 3,600 hrs 1,600 hrs
Length 29' 3" 27' 6"
Max Ramp Weight 4,068 lbs 3,866 lbs
Max Take-Off Weight 4,050 lbs 3,850 lbs
Standard Empty Weight 2,800 lbs 2,820 lbs
Max Useful Load 1,250 lbs 1,030 lbs
Max Useable Fuel 112 gal (750 lbs) 102 gal (591 lbs)
Payload @ Max Fuel 500 lbs 439 lbs
Certified Ceiling 25,000 ft 25,000 ft
Take-Off Runway 700 ft 1,400 ft
Landing Runway 700 ft 1,300 ft
Max Climb Rate 2,500 ft/min 900 ft/min
Time to Climb (25,000 ft) 15 min 45 min
Long Range Cruise (25,000 ft) 225 ktas 185 ktas
       Fuel Flow 25 gph (168 pph) 16 gph (96 pph)
       Max VFR Range (no wind) 950 nm 1,000 nm
High Speed Cruise (25,000 ft) 250 kts 195 kts
       Fuel Flow 29 gph (194 pph) 18 gph (102 pph)
       Max VFR Range (no wind) 820 nm 954 nm
High Speed Cruise (18,000 ft) 225 kts 185 kts
       Fuel Flow 31 gph (207 pph) 19 gph (114 pph)
       Max VFR Range (no wind) 750 nm 895 nm
High Speed Cruise (12,000 ft) 205 kts 181 kts
       Fuel Flow 32 gph (214 pph) 19.5 gph (114 pph)
       Max VFR Range (no wind) 640 nm 870 nm

Note: All specifications are based on preliminary flight test data and are subject to change without notice.