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    Mignet Flying Flea 290E/293E

    Falconar Avia Inc.
    11343 104 Street
    Edmonton, AB T5G 2K7
    Canada

    Phone: 780-465-2024

    http://www.falconaravia.com
    sales@falconaravia.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Ultralight
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 60Service Ceiling (ft)
    Cruise Speed (mph) 50Rate of Climb (fpm) 500
    Stall Speed (mph) 25Takeoff Distance (ft) 180
    Range (statute mi) 200Landing Distance (ft) 250
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine VW
    Design Horsepower 30H.P. Low Range 20
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 5H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 246Useful Load (lb) 230
    Gross Weight (lb) 476
    Wing Area (ft2) 120Length (ft) 13
    Wingspan (ft) 20Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design TandemFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 23
    Landing Gear Tricycle, Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 500Number Built & Flown 4
    Kit Cost ($US) $7,950Plans Cost ($US) $90
    Build Cost Range $10,000 - $20,000
    COMMENTS:
    LSA Legal