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    FIB 582

    Polar Star Group, Inc.
    P. O. Box 47386
    St. Petersburg, FL 33743
    United States

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    CATEGORY:
    Type Weight-shiftSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Trike
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph)Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 40Rate of Climb (fpm) 1600
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi) 410Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 65H.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 10H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 486Useful Load (lb) 464
    Gross Weight (lb) 950
    Wing Area (ft2) 236Length (ft) 11.5
    Wingspan (ft) 36.5Height (ft) 9
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design DeltaFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Floats
    Materials Fabric, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs)Number Built & Flown 1200
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Italian import is unusual because it is a weight-shift seaplane. Company also handles the Italian ultralight weight-shift trikes Slip ($4,500) and Skin ($18,000). Unable to contact in 2002.