Yakovlev Yak-48

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Yakovlev Yak-48
Role Twin-engined business jet
National origin Russia
Manufacturer Yakovlev
Status Cancelled
Number built none

The Yakovlev Yak-48 is a twin-engined long-range business jet or regional carrier.

Design and development[edit]

The Yakovlev Yak-48 was developed in 1989 as a long-range business jet capable of seating up to eight passengers and traveling from New York to Paris, or as a local-service airliner with seats for up to eighteen. It was to have been powered by two rear-mounted Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305 turbofans. Once the design was completed development proceeded quickly.[1]

Specifications (Yak-48)[edit]

General characteristics

Performance

See also[edit]

Related development
Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gunston, Bill. Yakovlev Aircraft since 1924. London, UK: Putnam Aeronautical Books, 1997. ISBN 1-55750-978-6.

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