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Nord 3202 Master

Nord 3202 Master F-AZIY/ZIY ex French Army

The Nord Aviation 3202 Master was a 1950s French military trainer aircraft designed and built by Nord Aviation to meet a French Army requirement for a two-seat basic trainer, as a replacement for the biplane Stampe SV.4.

  • Role: Two-seat trainer
  • National origin: France
  • Manufacturer: Nord Aviation
  • First flight: 17 April 1957
  • Retired: 1978
  • Status: Privately owned, or in museums
  • Operator: French Army
  • Number built: 101

Specifications (N 3202B)

General characteristics

  • Crew: two, pilot and instructor
  • Length: 8.12 m (26 ft 8 in)
  • Wingspan: 9.5 m (31 ft 2 in)
  • Height: 2.82 m (9 ft 3 in)
  • Wing area: 16.25 m² (175 ft²)
  • Empty weight: 860 kg (1,895 lb)
  • Maximum takeoff: 1,220 kg (2,690 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Potez 4D34, 190 kW (260 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 260 km/h (160 mph)
  • Range: 1,000 km (620 mi)
  • Service ceiling: m ( ft)
  • Rate of climb: m/min ( ft/min)