C-102

We can assume that the jet in the prologue is the same aircraft that appears in Chap. 1, pg. 1 and so is a C-102. We also know it has 36 seats.

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Photo Credit: Boston Mills Press

Historical Information

The Jetliner

Specifications

  • Wing Span: 29.9 m (98 ft 1 in)
  • Length: 25.1 m (82 ft 5 in)
  • Height: 8.1 m (26 ft 5 1/2 in)
  • Weight, Empty: 16,783 kg (37,000 lb)
  • Weight, Gross: 29,484 kg (65,000 lb)
  • Cruising Speed: 676 km/h (420 mph)
  • Max Speed: 805 km/h (500 mph)
  • Rate of Climb: 677 m (2,220 ft) /min
  • Service Ceiling: 12,283 m (40,300 ft)
  • Range: 2,000 km (1,250 mi)
  • Crew: three
  • Power Plant: four Rolls-Royce Derwent 5/17, 1,633 kg (3,600 lb) static thrust, centrifugal flow turbojet engines

C-102

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