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    Banty

    The Butterfly Aircraft LLC
    700 Airfield Road
    Aurora, TX 76078
    United States

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    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Ultralight
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 60Service Ceiling (ft) 9000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 50Rate of Climb (fpm) 400
    Stall Speed (mph) 27Takeoff Distance (ft) 220
    Range (statute mi) 100Landing Distance (ft) 200
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 277
    Design Horsepower 28H.P. Low Range 20
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range 36
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 237Useful Load (lb) 263
    Gross Weight (lb) 500
    Wing Area (ft2) 128Length (ft) 18.9
    Wingspan (ft) 32Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design ParasolFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 500Number Built & Flown 30
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Design is ideal for the pilot who likes to see the countryside at 50 mph. Wings fold in this conventional wood and fabric design. First flights in 1984. Unable to contact, 2002.