Dornier 228

Technical characteristics

Aircraft specifications

Manufacturing country: Germany
Place of maintenance: Kenya
Crew: 2 pilots
Seating capacity: 19 seats
Number of engines: 2
Engine: Honeywell TPE331 – 10GT – 511D

Baggage compartment

Volume: 3.48 m3 / 123 ft3
Baggage/Pers: 18.3 kg / 40.3 lb
Maximum capacity: 330 kg / 727.5 lb

Performance

Cruise speed: 371 km/h / 200 kts
Cruising altitude: 3,048 m / 10,000 ft
Range full pax: 1,000 km / 540 nm
Range 50% pax: 2,700 km / 1,460 nm

Main cabin dimensions

Length: 7.08 m / 23.3 ft
Width: 1.35 m / 4.5 ft
Height: 1.55 m / 5.1 ft
Volume: 14.7 m3 / 519 ft3

External dimensions

Wingspan: 16.97 m / 55.8 ft
Length: 16.56 m / 54.4 ft
Height: 4.86 m / 15.11 ft

Door sizes

Passenger door: 0.64 x 1.34 m / 25 x 53 in
Cargo door: 1.26 x 1.34 m / 50 x 53 in
Rear door: 0.50 x 0.89 m / 20 x 35 in

Operating weight

Max. take-off weight: 6,400 kg / 14,110 lb
Max. landing weight: 6,100 kg / 13,448 lb
Max. zero fuel weight: 5,940 kg / 13,095 lb
Empty weight: 4,026 kg / 8,876 lb
Maximum payload: 1,514 kg / 3,338 lb
Maximum fuel load: 1,885 kg / 4,156 lb