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    KC 518 Adventourer

    Composite Helicopter International Ltd.
    312 Postman Rd
    Auckland, 794
    New Zealand

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    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Helicopter
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph)Service Ceiling (ft) 14000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 155Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft)
    Range (statute mi) 450Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine RR250
    Design Horsepower 320H.P. Low Range 320
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 96H.P. High Range 450
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1750Useful Load (lb) 1450
    Gross Weight (lb) 3200
    Wing Area (ft2)Length (ft) 28.8
    Wingspan (ft) 29.2Height (ft) 10.5
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 6Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 56
    Landing Gear Skid
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine Yes
    Beginner Build Time (hrs)Number Built & Flown 1
    Kit Cost ($US) $395,000Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $395,000 - $395,000
    COMMENTS:
    Seating is 6 persons maximum, 5 persons in a more comfortable configuration. Options include auxiliary tanks for endurance up to 5.2 hours. Additional options include cargo sling or spray system.