Pilatus PC-6 Porter Utility Transport
Oasis Air Service has available a limited number of PC-6 B2H4 aircraft for sale or lease.
The Pilatus PC-6 Porter and the Turbo Porter, best known under the name "Pilatus Porter", is a STOL (short take off and landing) and multi-purpose airplane designed and built since 1959 by Pilatus Aircraft Ltd in Stans, Switzerland.
The outstanding features of the small transporter are: extremely short take off and landing distances (a football field is sufficient), remarkable climbing performance, high robustness, large additional load in relation to the dead weight. The PC-6 Porter is usable for almost each function and indicates an impressing area of operations: Pax and material transport, medical and emergency service, measurement and photo flights, with spraying equipment for agricultural work and for fire fighting. It can land equipped with skis on glaciers and with floats on water and it's an ideal airplane for parachuting.
- Crew: one, pilot
- Capacity: up to ten passengers
- Payload: 1530 kg (3,366 lb)
- Length: 11.00 m (36 ft 1 in (11.00 m))
- Wingspan: 15.9 m (52 ft (16 m))
- Height: 3.20 m (10 ft 6 in)
- Wing area: 28.8 m² (310 ft²)
- Empty weight: 1270 kg (2,800 lb)
- Loaded weight: 2800 kg (6,173 lb)
- Max takeoff weight: 2,770 kg (6,108 lb)
- Powerplant: 1× Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27 turboprop, 410 kW (550 shp)
- Maximum speed: 244 km/h (153 mph)
- Cruise speed: 125 knots (232 km/h (TAS))
- Stall speed: 58 knots (52 knots flaps extended)
- Range: 1,612 km (870 nm)
- Service ceiling: 8,197 m (25,000 ft)
- Rate of climb: 331 m/min (1,010 ft/min)