The Cessna 421 first flight was on October 14, 1965. Cessna brought the aircraft to market in 1967. Cessna manufactured this aircraft through 1985. The Cessna 421 was developed after the Cessna 411. The Cessna 421 is a twin engine aircraft and is mainly used for personal aircraft transportation. Some of the Cessna 421’s have been modified so they can use turbo prop engines. The standard Cessna 421 is powered by twin Continental GTSIO-520-Ds engines that produce 375 horsepower each. This aircraft uses a crew of 1-2 and it has a capacity of six passengers. The planes length is a little over thirty six feet and its wingspan is forty one inches and change. The Cessna 421’s empty weight is 4,500 lbs. and has a max takeoff weight of 7,450 lbs. The aircraft’s top speed is 295 mph when equipped with turbo charged engines. The service ceiling is 30,200 ft and it has a rate of climb of 1,940 feet per minute. If you’re in the market for an aircraft for sale
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