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    Lafayette Classic Storch

    American Ghiles Aircraft Inc.
    NA
    NA, FL 32724
    United States

    Phone:

    http://www.aircraftkit.com
    contact@aircraftkit.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 84Service Ceiling (ft) 11000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 78Rate of Climb (fpm) 620
    Stall Speed (mph) 35Takeoff Distance (ft) 230
    Range (statute mi) 270Landing Distance (ft) 262
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 503
    Design Horsepower 46H.P. Low Range 46
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 15H.P. High Range 80
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 452Useful Load (lb)
    Gross Weight (lb) 937
    Wing Area (ft2) 146.3Length (ft) 20.4
    Wingspan (ft) 33.4Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 190Number Built & Flown 272
    Kit Cost ($US) $28,464Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Engine option, Rotax 582. Not in business, 2004.