Beechcraft L-23 Seminole

Beechcraft L-23 Seminole

Aircraft Begin
 
Aircraft Begin
 Less

Beechcraft L-23 Seminole

to get instant updates about 'Beechcraft L-23 Seminole' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
<!-- This article is a part of WikiProject Aircraft. Please see WikiProject Aircraft/page content for recommended layout. -->

The Beechcraft L-23 Seminole (later designated U-8) was the United States Armed Forces designation for the Beechcraft Twin Bonanza and Queen Air aircraft in its inventory.

Design and development

In 1951 the United States Army evaluated a Twin Bonanza at Fort Bragg, North Carolina and subsequently ordered four 'off-the-shelf' Model 50s as YL-23s, these being delivered in early 1952. Further examples of the Model 50 were ordered under the designation L-23A and Model B50s were also ordered under the designation L-23B. shortly before cessation of the Korean War.

In 1955 the United States Air Force ordered a single Model C50 Twin Bonanza under the designation XL-23C for evaluation; this was the only L-23 variant not delivered to the US Army as no further orders were placed by the Air Force. In 1956 deliveries of L-23s to the Army recommenced when Beechcraft delivered six Model D50s under the designation L-23E. In January 1957 the first example of the L-23D was delivered, based on the Model E50...
Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


About

Aircraft Begin
No messages found
Suggested Pages
MCA
MCA
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from