Flight International offers hush kits for Learjet 20s
- Hush kit for Learjet 20 series nears certification. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Jul97, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p11
Reports that as of July 1997, a FAR Part 36, stage 3 hush kit for the Learjet 20 from the Tracor Flight Systems company, is near certification. What the kit is comprised of; Price range for the kit; Length of time for the installation process; Comments from David Lawrence, president of Tracor...
- Hush, hush, sweet Learjet. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;May98, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p28
Reports that Tracor Flight Systems and Ottendorf Aviation companies delivered the first shipset of hush kits for 20-series Learjets. Details on the kits; Prices of the kits; Comments from George Ottendorf, president of Ottendorf Aviation, Daytona Beach, Florida.
- USAF opts to convert more F-4's to target drones. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/20/1998, Vol. 149 Issue 3, p54
Discusses a modification to a QF-4 drone by Tracor Flight Systems in Mojave, California. The contract won by the company for conversion of retired McDonnell Douglas F-4 fighters into QF-4 drones; Number the company will convert; Production options; Tracor's acquirement by Britain's GEC Co.
- Learjet 35 the most popular business jet. // Flying;Oct85, Vol. 112 Issue 9, p30
Costing little more than the top turboprops, the Learjet 35 cruises at least 100 knots faster and rivals them on fuel burn. It was a match made in business-jet heaven. With more than 600 in service, the Learjet 35 is the most popular business jet around.
- Delta Force: Learjet 31. McClellan, J.M. // Flying;Jun88, Vol. 115 Issue 6, p54
The Learjet 31 is the epitome of new aerodynamic technology and is the culmination of 10 years of work at refining the flying qualities and simplifying the systems of the Learjet. A pilot report.
- Lear 55C: The delta difference. McClellan, J.M. // Flying;Mar1989, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p64
Reports on the improvements to the Learjet 55C. New delta fins; Stall behavior; Wing tufts; Cockpit improvements; Handling qualities. INSET: Learjet 55C..
- Report card day for the Learjet 31: It gets an `A.' Mac McClellan, J.; Bowen, Paul // Flying;Oct92, Vol. 119 Issue 10, p74
Evaluates the Learjet 31A, equipped with Garrett TFE731-2 engines, a ten passenger business jet which has the best autopilot, flight director, panel layout and nosewheel-steering system of any Learjet. Changes incorporated from the Learjet 31; Technical aspects; Flight handling and...
- Lear 45 fills niche. // Flying;Dec92, Vol. 119 Issue 12, p34
Gives information on the Lear 45, an entirely new airplane with a high-aspect-ratio three-spar wing that retains the Learjet winglets and delta fins. Cabin will accommodate double club seating for eight; Garrett TFE731-20 powerplants; First flight and certification schedule; Cost.
- Lear 60 gets its papers. // Flying;Apr93, Vol. 120 Issue 4, p26
Announces Learjet's Model 60, the largest Learjet yet, was awarded its type certificate on January 15, following a certification program that involved the prototype and the first four production aircraft. Details of a flight from Teterboro, New Jersey to Los Angeles, Calif.; Other flights;...