Country of Origin. Canada (DHC-4A, CC-108).
Similar Aircraft. Buffalo C-8A, DHC-5.
Role. STOL utility transport (32 equipped troops, 1/4-ton trucks).
Armament. Usually none.
Dimensions. Length: 72 ft, 7 in (22.14 m). Span: 95 ft, 2 in (29.16 m).
Wings. High-mounted with straight leading edge and forward-tapered trailing edge from engines to the blunt tips.
Engine(s). Two piston engines mounted in wings’ leading edges. Engine nacelles extend beyond leading edges.
Fuselage. Slab-sided with solid, rounded nose. Stepped cockpit. Upswept rear section.
Tail. Flats mid- to low-mounted on tail fin and tapered with blunt tips. Large fin tapered with blunt tip.
Ecuador, India, Malaysia, Spain, Thailand, USA.
|Updated: 03 February 2008||Born 04 September 2000|