Specs

1966 Cherokee 140 By the Numbers…

Technical Specifications

Exterior

  • Exterior Height: 7 ft 3 in
  • Wing Span: 30 ft 0 in
  • Length: 23 ft 3 in

Interior

  • Cabin Height: 3 ft 7 In
  • Cabin Width: 3 ft 4 In
  • Cabin Length: 8 ft 2 In
  • Cabin Volume: 103 cu ft
  • Door Height: 3 ft
  • Door Width: 3 ft
  • Internal Baggage: 24 cu ft

Occupancy

  • Crew: 1
  • Passengers: 3

Operating Weights

  • Max T/O Weight: 2150 Lb
  • Empty Weight: 1237 Lb
  • Fuel Capacity: 300 Lb
  • Payload W/Full Fuel: 620 Lb

Range

  • VFR Normal Range: 880 nm
  • VFR Max Range: 930 nm
  • Service Ceiling: 14300 ft

Distances

  • Takeoff Distance: 800 ft
  • Landing Distance: 535 ft

Performance

  • Rate of Climb: 660 fpm
  • Max Speed: 117 kts / 135 mph
  • Normal Cruise: 110 kts
  • About 8.5 gallons per hour in cruise
  • Ceiling 14,300 ft Absolute 16,800 ft

Power Plant

  • Engine Mfg: Lycoming
  • Engine Model: O-320-E2A
  • 150 hp at 2700 rpm