Saab 105E

Aircraft Data

The Saab 105 is a high winged, twin engined, tricycle landing gear training aircraft with side by side seating. The initial version was not armed however later the design was modified to encompass the roles of light attack aircraft.

The Swedish Air Force designation of the aircraft is the SK 60.

Summary data for Saab 105 -
Country of originFirst flightNo. builtNo. in serviceCrewPassengers
Sweeden1963191702n/a

Power

2 x General Electric J85/CJ610 (2450 - 2950 lbf), Volvo RM9 or Williams FJ44 (1900 - 2400 lbf) engines.

Original version uses the Turbomeca Aubisque engines, licence-manufactured by Volvo Flygmotor as the RM 9. The SK 60W version uses the Williams Rolls-Royce FJ44 engine


Weapons

2 30mm Aden Canons, 12.7mm gun pods, 550lb bombs, Bofors 13.5cm unguided rockets, Bofors 14.5cm rockets


Dimensions

Dimensions for Saab 105 -
Length34 ft. 5 in.
Wing Span31 ft. 2 in.
Height8 ft. 2 in.
Empty Weight5,535 lbs.
Max Weight9,920 lbs.

Performance

Performance of Saab 105 -
Max Speed420 kts
Cruise Speed400 kts
Ceiling44,000 ft.
Normal Range870mi.
Max Range1,242mi.

Updated 22nd February 2009

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Saab 105E

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15th July 2017
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