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    Glasair III

    Glasair Aviation
    18810 59th Ave. NE
    Arlington, WA 98223
    United States

    Phone: 360-435-8533

    http://www.glasairaviation.com
    info@glasairaviation.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Aerobatic, Racing
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 300Service Ceiling (ft) 24000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 278Rate of Climb (fpm) 2990
    Stall Speed (mph) 78Takeoff Distance (ft)
    Range (statute mi) 1239Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming IO-540
    Design Horsepower 300H.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 70H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1625Useful Load (lb) 775
    Gross Weight (lb) 2400
    Wing Area (ft2) 81.3Length (ft) 21.4
    Wingspan (ft) 23.3Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 42
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 3000Number Built & Flown 500
    Kit Cost ($US) $60,711Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $125,000 - $300,000
    COMMENTS:
    Advanced Aero purchased the design from Glasair Aviation to in 2017 and will offer it as the "G3 Heritage." The kit and parts are available: www.advanced-aero.com