Saab 2000


#1

The Saab 2000 is a regional turboprop airliner produced by Saab. Here are some specifications of the airplane.

General characteristics
• Crew: two
• Capacity: 50–58 passengers
• Payload: 5,900 kg (13,010 lb)
• Length: 27.28 m (89 ft 6 in)
• Wingspan: 24.76 m (81 ft 3 in)
• Height: 7.73 m[15] (25 ft 4 in)
• Wing area: 55.7 m² (600 sq ft)
• Airfoil: NASA MS(1)013
• Aspect ratio: 11:1
• Empty weight: 13,800 kg (30,424 lb)
• Max. takeoff weight: 22,800 kg (50,265 lb)
• Powerplant: 2 × Allison AE 2100Aturboprop, 3,096 kW (4,152 shp) each
• Propellers: six blade constant speed Dowty propellers, 1 per engine

Performance
• Cruise speed: 665 km/h (370 knots, 424 mph)
• Range: 2,869 km (1,549 nmi, 1,782 mi) at long range cruise
• Service ceiling: 9,450 m (31,000 ft)
• Rate of climb: 11.4 m/s (2,250 ft/min)

Operators:
BA Cityflyer (operated by Eastern Airlines)
Braathens Regional
Etihad Regional (operated by Darwin Airline)
Eastern Airlines
Flybe
Loganair
Pakistan Air Force
Penair
SkyWorks Airlines
Thus Airways
US Department of Justice

Photo Credits: planespotters.net


Sabb 2000
#2

It may be advisable to give photo credits.


#3

Thank you! I have no idea where I got that picture from, so I put a new one.


#4

I like the Saab 2000 alot


#5

It looks a lot more classy than the Saab 340. Beautiful!


#6

This would be a great addition to Dash 8 like aircraft


#7

Gonna bump this up. We need this


#8

Yes, totally agreed.


#9

I hope they can bring the Saab into Infinite Flight, very nice small regional prop :)


#10

I like it so much I absolutely love short haul props


#11

I thought it was a car but interesting. Looks good, would like to see it added :).


#12

Why does it look like a car? Lol


#13

You probably know “Saab” is a car manufacturer. But I think… yeah whatever 🤷🏻‍♂️


#14

Anyway, this is going off topic even we’re talking about Saab lol


#15

Love their cars especially the 9-2x because its a subaru in disguise and planes


#16

This would be an awesome addition to If once global is out!!