Friday, May 24, 2013

Onur Air MD

TC-ONN

A McDonnell Douglas MD-88 Registration Number TC-ONN, once upon a time operated by Onur Air, but now it has been delivered to Bukovyna Airlines on 6th April 2011 and then the aircraft was delivered to Taban Airlines from Iran.
© Ali Gurbuz

The aircraft was manufactured in Mrch 1997 and was delivered to Onur Air on 4th May 1997.

The engines of this aircraft is 2X PW JT8D-219. 

Some information about the engine is as below:
The Pratt & Whitney JT8D is a low-bypass (0.96 to 1) turbofan engine, introduced by Pratt & Whitney in February 1963 with the inaugural flight of Boeing's 727. It was a modification of the Pratt & Whitney J52 turbojet engine, which powered the US Navy A-6 Intruder attack aircraft. The Volvo RM8 is an afterburning version that was license-built in Sweden for the Saab 37 Viggen fighter. A "fixed" version for powerplant and ship propulsion is known as the FT12. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pratt_%26_Whitney_JT8D)

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