C-9

Aircraft type
Military

Data given for the Douglas C-9A Nightingale in basic configuration.

Based on the Douglas DC-9-30.

Manufacturer Douglas
Aircraft family Airplane
Engine type Turbofan
Engine count 2
ICAO code DC93

Technical specifications

Dimensions
Fuselage height
3.61 m
11.84 ft
Fuselage width
3.35 m
10.99 ft
Height
8.4 m
27.56 ft
Length
36.36 m
119.29 ft
Wingspan
28.44 m
93.31 ft
Fuel
Fuel capacity
13,926 l
3,680 us gal
Speed limits
Mle
0.7
Mlo
0.7
Mmo
0.84
Vle
300 kt
556 km/h / 345 mph
Vlo
250 kt
463 km/h / 288 mph
Vmo
350 kt
648 km/h / 403 mph
Weight limits
MLW
44,906 kg
99,000 lb
MTOW
48,988 kg
108,000 lb
MTW
49,442 kg
109,000 lb
MZFW
40,823 kg
90,000 lb
OEW
25,789 kg
56,860 lb

Aircraft models

Manufacturer Name
Douglas C-9A Nightingale
Military
Douglas C-9B Skytrain II
Military
Douglas VC-9C
Military

Engine models

Manufacturer Name Cont. T/O
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-1 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-11 56.05 kN 66.72 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15 61.16 kN 68.95 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15A 61.16 kN 68.95 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17 67.61 kN 71.17 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17A 67.61 kN 71.17 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-1A 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-1B 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-5 54.49 kN 54.49 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7A 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7B 56.05 kN 62.28 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9 56.05 kN 64.50 kN
Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9A 56.05 kN 64.50 kN