PA-25-235 Piper Pawnee Towplane
photo by Steven Kempf
- Wingspan: 36 ft. 2.5 in.
- Length: 24 ft. 9 in.
- Height: 7 ft. 2 in.
- Wing area: 183 sq. ft.
- Empty weight: 1288 Ibs
- MTOW: 2900 Ibs
- Description: Low-wing braced monoplane.
The fuselage consists of a welded steel-tube structure covered with
- Power plant: 235 H.P. Lycoming 0-540-B2B5
flat 6 cylinder piston engine
- Max. speed: 102 kt
- Cruise speed: 91 kt
- Rate of climb: 630 fpm
- Service ceiling 13000 ft
The Pawnee was designed specifically for
agricultural duties, and production deliveries commenced in August 1959.
The fuselage is so designed that, in a low-speed crash of a type usually
associated with crop spraying, the fuselage will fail progressively
from the front to reduce the deceleration of the cockpit. All heavy
objects or loads are forward of the cockpit. The Pawnee is a popular
Type Certificate (unofficial)
Log Sheet Pawnee .doc
Log Sheet C-175 .doc
photo by Steven Kempf , photoshopped by Chris Ruf
Wanted Poster .pdf