How Turboprops Are Delivered over Long Distances

DALLAS — With assigned limited ranges, turboprops require several methods to deliver them to faraway airlines.

As we all know, turboprops are aircraft equipped with gas turbine engines optimized to drive the propeller to move the aircraft on the ground and through the air.

Many turboprops have become an attractive choice for many airlines worldwide for short-haul and commuter operations between regional airports because of their ability to burn less fuel per seat-mile, meaning lower operating costs than those of jets and improved efficiency at low flight speeds (less than Mach 0.6).

Additionally, turboprops require less runway for take-off and landing read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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