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    Mini Explorer Nordic 8

    Norman Aviation Int'l Inc.
    1175 Rang St-Philippe Sud
    St-Anselme, QC G0R 2N0
    Canada

    Phone: 418-885-8333

    http://www.normanaviation.ca/
    norman.aviation@oricom.ca

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 110Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 90Rate of Climb (fpm) 850
    Stall Speed (mph) 35Takeoff Distance (ft) 250
    Range (statute mi) 780Landing Distance (ft) 350
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 912
    Design Horsepower 80H.P. Low Range 80
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 28H.P. High Range 115
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 654Useful Load (lb) 578
    Gross Weight (lb) 1232
    Wing Area (ft2) 180Length (ft) 21
    Wingspan (ft) 36Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 48
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Fabric, Wood, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 500Number Built & Flown 4
    Kit Cost ($US) $34,500Plans Cost ($US) $400
    Build Cost Range $60,000 - $60,000
    COMMENTS:
    LSA Legal