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Fokker 70

Fokker 70 PH-KZM KLM Cityhopper

The Fokker 70 is a narrow-body, twin-engined, medium-range, turbofan airliner produced by Fokker as a smaller version of the Fokker 100 jetliner.

  • Role: Narrow-body Regional jet airliner
  • National origin: Netherlands
  • Manufacturer: Fokker
  • First flight: 4 April 1993
  • Introduction: October 1994 with Ford Motor Company
  • Status: Out of production, in service
  • Produced: 1992-1997
  • Number built: 47 (+1 prototype)
  • Developed from: Fokker F28 Fellowship
  • Variants: Fokker 100

Specifications

General characteristics

  • Crew: two
  • Capacity:
    85 (1-class, maximum at 76 cm (30 in) seat pitch)
    79 (1-class, typical at 81 cm (32 in) seat pitch)
    72 (2-class, typical at 91 cm (36 in) and 81 cm (32 in) seat pitches)
  • Length: 30.91 m (101 ft 5 in)
  • Wingspan: 28.08 m (92 ft 2 in)
  • Width: 3.30 m (10 ft 10 in)
  • Height: 8.5 m (27.89 ft 11 in)
  • Empty weight: 22.673 kg (49.985 lb)
  • Powerplant: 2 × Rolls-Royce Tay 620, 61.6 kN (13.850 lbf) thrust each

Performance

  • Cruising speed: 845 km/h (525 mph)
  • Range: 3.410 km (2.119 miles)
  • Service ceiling: 11.000 m (36.089 ft)