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Sino Swearingen SJ30-2

The SyberJet SJ30 is a light business jet, developed and manufactured by SyberJet Aircraft. The development of the aircraft was announced by engineer Ed Swearingen in 1986, with the intention to innovate a more effective competitor against the successful business jets of the time. The design created also incorporated the Williams FJ44-2A turbofan engines with a swept wing design…

Sukhoi SJ100

The Sukhoi Superjet 100 or SJ100 is a regional jet designed by the Russian company Sukhoi, introduced in the early 2000s. The Sukhoi SSJ100 was proposed as the first clean-sheet commercial aircraft design. In order to power the aircraft, there were engine modifications considered, with 4 different makes competing for this role. Subsequently the contract was given to NPO Saturn, for…

Sikorsky H-92 Superhawk

The Sikorsky S-92 is a twin-engine medium-lift helicopter built by Sikorsky Aircraft for civil utility. The Sikorsky H-92 was the military variant of the S-92. Following the oil crisis in 1973, gas companies were forced to explore areas further offshore for oil, which had forged a need for a more suitable rotorcraft. The designed aircraft…

Sikorsky S-76 (AUH-76)

The Sikorsky S-76 Spirit is a medium-size, commercial utility helicopter, manufactured by the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation since 1977. The Spirit’s design was created to provide a medium-size corporate transport and oil rig support helicopter, the very first of Sikorsky’s developments that was intended for solely commercial use. The design consists of twin Rolls Royce (Allison) 250-C30S turboshaft engines powering four-bladed…

Sikorsky S-92

The Sikorsky S-92 is a twin-engine medium-lift helicopter built by Sikorsky Aircraft for civil utility. The Sikorsky H-92 was the military variant of the S-92. Following the oil crisis in 1973, gas companies were forced to explore areas further offshore for oil, which had forged a need for a more suitable rotorcraft. The designed aircraft…

Piper Navajo

The Piper PA-31 Navajo, introduced in 1967 is a family of twin-engined civil utility aircrafts, with the target market in corporate and general aviation. The initial PA-31 was designed upon the request of Company founder William T. Piper in 1962, and was partially based on the Twin Comanche, featuring two Lycoming TIO-540-A turbocharged engines in “tiger…

Piper Seneca

The Piper PA-34-200 Seneca is a twin-engined light aircraft, mainly used as a personal or business aircraft. The model is manufactured in the United States by Piper Aircraft, since 1971 to this day. To create the protoype for the PA-34-200 Seneca, Piper used a modified single-engine Cherokee Six, retainin the nose engine, but affixing wing-mounted engines to the aircraft….

PZL Mielec M28

The PZL M28 Skytruck is a light cargo and passenger plane with short take-off and landing capabilities, produced by PZL Mielec in Poland. The PZL M28 was as a development of the license-built Antonov An-28 aircrafts. Once PZL Mielec took over the project the aircraft had gone through some design changes, the aircraft had new Pratt & Whitney Canada…

Piper Aztec

The Piper PA-23 was the first twin-engine aircraft manufactured by Piper, with the aim to succeed in general aviation. Piper inherited the designs for the PA-23 from Stinson Aircraft Company, when they bought the division. Piper was forced to make some changes to the initial design after the prototype’s maiden flight, this including swapping the engine…

Piper Cherokee

The Piper PA-28 Cherokee is a family of nonpressurized, single-engine, light aircraft manufactured by Piper Aircraft. The intended use for the new aircraft was flight training, air taxi and personal use, however eventually the PA-28 series had became the competitor of first-rate aircrafts such as the Cessna 172. The original PA-28-140 Cherokee Cruiser was installed with Lycoming O-320-E2A engines, featured…