SOCATA ST 10

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ST 10 Diplomate
SOCATA ST 10 Diplomate SE-XNI.JPG
Role Light aircraft
National origin France
Manufacturer SOCATA
First flight 7 November 1967
Produced 1969-1974
Number built 55
Developed from Socata GY-80 Horizon

The Socata ST-10 Diplomate was a French four-seat civil light aircraft. It was a development of the GY-80 Horizon, and was initially known as the Super Horizon 200, later the Provence, before finally being named the ST-10 Diplomate. The first prototype flew on 7 November 1967,[1] production beginning in 1970. Production ended in 1974, with a total of 55 built.[2]

Specifications (ST-10)[edit]

Data from [3]

General characteristics

  • Crew: One pilot
  • Capacity: Three passengers
  • Length: 7.10 m (23 ft 3½ in)
  • Wingspan: 9.69 m (31 ft 9¾ in)
  • Height: 2.90 m (9 ft 5⅓ in)
  • Wing area: 13.00 m² (139.93 ft²)
  • Empty weight: 724 kg (1,594 lb)
  • Max. takeoff weight: 1,222 kg (2,689 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Lycoming IO-360-C 4-cylinder horizontally-opposed fuel-injected piston engine, 149 kW (200 hp)

Performance

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Related development
Related lists

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b J W R Taylor 1969, p.73.
  2. ^ Aircraft Information: Socata GY-80 Horizon & ST-10 Diplomate. Airliners.net. Retrieved 26 December 2008.
  3. ^ Green, William (1970). The Observers Book of Aircraft. Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. ISBN 0-7232-0087-4. 
  • Taylor, J.W.R. (ed.) Jane's All the World's Aircraft 1969-70. London:Sampson Low, 1969.

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