Cessna C208B

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Cessna Grand Caravan C208 B Capacity: 13-seater: 4 in service

The Caravan has been in production for over 25 years. It is a proven reliable work-horse with low operating costs. More than 1000 Caravans have been manufactured. They have been flown in almost every part of the world by civilian government and military organisations.

The newest Caravans come equipped with the very latest technology in flight instruments. It has excellent hazard avoidance abilities to help the crew see and avoid dangerous weather terrain and other aircraft. The Regional Air Service Caravans are configured to carry up to 13 passengers and the cargo pod underneath will hold all the baggage.

The Caravan has a Pratt Whitney engine. It is one of the most popular turbo-prop engines in history. They are known for their extremely high reliability. The aircraft can cruise at up to 320 Kph / 200 mph and has a maximum range of 2000km /1240 miles.

This is a STOL (short take-off and landing) aircraft ideal for African bush airstrips.

Cessna C208B

  • Fleet: 4
  • Capacity: 13
  • Manufacturer: Cessna Aircraft Company, USA
  • Engines: One Pratt and Whitney PT6A-114A Turbo-prop
  • Crew: 1 pilot
  • Not Pressurized