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de Havilland Canada DHC-7 "Dash 7"

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First flown on 27 March 1975, the DHC-7 "Dash 7" is a 50-seat airliner with short take-off and landing (STOL) capabilities.  113 were built by the time production ended in 1988.

The Canadian Forces used two DHC-7s as VIP transports.  The U.S. Army purchased several in the early 1990s to be used as low-profile intelligence aircraft.

Specifications (DHC-7 Series 100)





Type: Commercial
Seats: 50
Engines: four 1,120 hp (835 kW) Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-50 turboprops
DHC-7: Company model number
CC-132: Canadian Forces transport version
RC-7: U.S. Army reconnaissance version
EO-5: COMINT reconnaissance version

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