The Pratt and Whitney Canada PT6A is a group of twin-shaft turboprop motors and the world’s most prevalent motor in its class. A number of 69 distinct renditions of the PT6A have been delivered – with motor power extending from 500 to 2,000 horsepower. PT6A-controlled flying aircraft are utilized for a wide range of purposes, for example, transport of individuals; (both private and business), dropping freight in unfavorable climate conditions; military pilot preparing, reconnaissance and other exceptional missions; and supporting different natural endeavors. The quality of the PT6A family is its constancy and flexibility.
The PT6A is in service with both the U.S. Army (C-12) and the U.S. Air Force (MC-12W). The C-12 and MC-12W are military unique mission flying aircraft and essentially give knowledge, observation, and surveillance (ISR). The C-12 is fueled by two PT6A-60A motors with 1,050 horsepower each.
Additionally, the PT6A is utilized on the T-6 Texan II military coach flying aircraft, which gives undergrad pilot preparing to the U.S. Flying Corps and U.S. Naval force. The T-6 Texan II is controlled by a solitary PT6A-68 motor with 1,100 horsepower.
The PT6A motor is a standout amongst the most prominent and demonstrated power plants in its class. Throughout the years, new streamlined advances have empowered the PT6 Engine to acquire control without essentially expanding its size or weight. Different advancements have lessened ozone depleting substance outflows, expanded support interims, and improved the simplicity-of-operation.
PT6A motors are at present in service with more than 6,500 airship administrators in more than 170 nations.
Since the PT6A family entered benefit in the 1960s, more than 41,000 motors have been delivered. To date, the PT6A has amassed 335 million flying hours and is, in this manner, a profoundly demonstrated and durable motor.
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