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The Learjet Model 35 and Model 36 are a series of American multi-role business jets and military transport aircraft manufactured by Learjet. When used by the United States Air Force they carry the designation C-21A.

Learjet model 35

Design and development

The Learjet Model 35 and Model 36 are a series of American multi-role business jets and military transport aircraft manufactured by Learjet. When used by the United States Air Force they carry the designation C-21A.

 

The aircraft are powered by two Garrett TFE731-2 turbofan engines. Its cabin can be arranged for 6-8 passengers. The longer-range Model 36 has a shortened passenger area to provide more space in the aft fuselage for fuel tanks.

The engines are mounted in nacelles on the sides of the aft fuselage. The wings are equipped with single-slotted flaps. The wingtip fuel tanks distinguish the design from other aircraft having similar functions.

 

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In 1976 American professional golfer Arnold Palmer used a Learjet 36 to establish a new round-the-world class record of 22,894 miles (36990 km) completed in 57 hours 25 minutes 42 seconds

Learjet 35s made the bulk of Escuadrón Fénix during the 1982 Falklands War mainly on diversion flights.

Production on the 35/36 series ceased in 1994.

As of January, 2018, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board database lists 25 fatal accidents for the 35/35A, and two for the 36/36A.

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Learjet model 35 / C-21A

Millitary C-21A

The C-21A is a United States military designation for an "off the shelf" variant of the Learjet 35A for the United States Air Force, with room for eight passengers and 42 ft³ (1.26 m³) of cargo. In addition to its normal role, the aircraft is capable of transporting litters during medical evacuations. Delivery of the C-21A fleet began in April 1984 and was completed in October 1985.

Learjet 35: See below

  • History

    Role Business jet

    Manufacturer Learjet

    First flight 22 August 1973

    Status Operational

    Produced 1973-1994

    Number built 738

    Developed from Learjet 25

     

  • General Info

    Crew: two (pilot and co-pilot)

    Capacity: 6 passengers

    Length: 48 ft 8 in (14.83 m)

    Wingspan: 39 ft 6 in (12.04 m)

    Height: 12 ft 3 in (3.73 m)
    Powerplant: 2 × Garrett TFE731-2-2B turbofan, 3,500 lbf (16kN) each

     

  • Performance

    Performance

    Maximum speed: 471 knots (542 mph, 872 km/h) at 25,000 ft (7,600 m)

    Cruise speed: 418 knots (481 mph, 774 km/h) at 45,000 ft (14,000 m) (econ. cruise)

    Stall speed: 96 knots (111 mph, 178 km/h) (wheels and flaps down)

    Range: 2,874 nmi (3,290 mi, 5,295 km) (4 passengers)

    Service ceiling: 45,000 ft (13,700 m)
    Take-off run to 30 ft (9 m): 4,784 ft (1,458 m)

    Landing run from 50 ft (15 m): 2,884 ft (879 m)

Learjet Model 35

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The Learjet Model 35 and Model 36 are a series of American multi-role business jets and military transport aircraft manufactured by Learjet. When used by the United States Air Force they carry the designation C-21A.

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