1974 Fairchild Merlin IVA

Aircraft Details

  • Price: $699,000
  • TTAF: 14,740
  • Region: TX
  • Year: 1974
  • Reg No: N582JF
  • Serial No: AT-027

General Information

  • 10’s with Fully Paid MSP
  • Fresh A-D Inspections & 0 Time Props
  • NDH
  • All Logs Since New

Detailed Description

  • New tables and cabinets
  • huge aft baggage
  • 14 seats + potty
  • excellent maintenance
  • prop de-ice shields
  • fuselage to wing beefups for 16,000 lbs. aircraft
  • CONRAC SAS system
  • dual cabin door snubbers
  • hydraulic strut openers on cargo door
  • Springfield alcohol/water injection
  • GPU hookup underside of fuselage behind right wing with thumb dzus fastener
  • 4 point seat belts in cockpit
  • 270 KTAS on 90 GPH

Engine Specs

  • Honeywell MSP fully paid and transferable
  • 10s
  • LE: 4,570 SMOH
  • RE: 1,275 SMOH

Avionics/Radios

  • Comm 1: Garmin 530
  • Comm 2: Collins VHF-20
  • Nav 1: Garmin 530
  • Nav 2: Collins VIR-30
  • Long range nav: GPS 530W (WAAS)
  • DME: Collins DME-40
  • ADF: Collins ADF-60A
  • RMI (2): Collins PN-101
  • Transponder (2): Collins TDR 90
  • Radar Altimeter: Collins ALT-50A
  • TAWS: Garmin 530
  • Marker Beacon: Collins
  • Radar: Bendix/King
  • IFCS: Collins FD-105V
  • Autopilot: Bendix M4D
  • Altitude Alert: IDC
  • HSI: FD-105
  • ELT: Narco ELT 10
  • Audio Control & crew intercom: yes

Additional Equipment

  • Huge aft baggage area/hydraulic strut openers on cargo door
  • Easy to reach GPU hookup with thumb dzus (no tool required)
  • Prop de-ice shields
  • Fuselage to wing beefups
  • CONRAC SAS
  • Dual snubbers on cabin door
  • Springfield alcohol/water injection

Exterior

  • 7/10
  • Overall white with attractive blue striping
  • The previous owner and I have had the airplane waxed every 3-4 months
  • Always hangared

Interior

  • 6.5/10
  • Headliner and carpet are in very good shape
  • The seats show wear, but are still serviceable and comfortable
  • The cabinets, tables and bulkheads are made of expensive, attractive birdseye maple
  • Locking aft door provides entry and privacy to the large potty/baggage compartment
  • Ample airway manual storage behind copilot seat.KN

Inspection Status

  • This airplane has had very good maintenance. If you need a roomy cabin with 12 seats in the back in executive configuration, this may be the airplane for you. Very economical transportation 270 KTAS burning only 90 gph.
  • Max takeoff weight: 12,500
  • Empty weight: 8,843
  • Built to commuter airline standards, the Merlin IVA is a very strong, well-built airplane with a history of exceptional reliability. It has the feel of an airliner.