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    Loehle Spitfire

    Loehle Aircraft Corp.
    380 Shippmans Creek Rd.
    Wartrace, TN 37183
    United States

    Phone: 931-857-3419

    http://www.loehle.com
    aircraftkits@loehle.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Replica
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 140Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 105Rate of Climb (fpm) 800
    Stall Speed (mph) 38Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi) 370Landing Distance (ft) 300
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 65H.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 13H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 700Useful Load (lb) 500
    Gross Weight (lb) 1200
    Wing Area (ft2) 132Length (ft) 23
    Wingspan (ft) 27.3Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 750Number Built & Flown 1
    Kit Cost ($US) $49,500Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $70,000 - $90,000
    COMMENTS:
    Realistic 3/4-scale Spitfire; includes engine and 3-blade ground-adjustable propeller. Most complete kit ever offered by Loehle. Info pack $10 extra outside U.S. Video $25; $35 PAL/SECAM.