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    Jabiru J160

    Jabiru Aircraft
    Airport Drive
    Bundaberg West, QLD QLD 4670
    Australia

    Phone: 559-431-1701

    https://jabiru.net.au/
    info@jabiru.net.au

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 130Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph) 115Rate of Climb (fpm)
    Stall Speed (mph) 55Takeoff Distance (ft) 650
    Range (statute mi) 978Landing Distance (ft) 546
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Jabiru 2200
    Design Horsepower 80H.P. Low Range 80
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 30H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 704Useful Load (lb) 484
    Gross Weight (lb) 1188
    Wing Area (ft2) 86.5Length (ft) 18.9
    Wingspan (ft) 26.6Height (ft) 7.5
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 45
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs)Number Built & Flown
    Kit Cost ($US) $45,000Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $57,000 - $63,000
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