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    Monarch Butterfly

    The Butterfly Aircraft LLC
    700 Airfield Road
    Aurora, TX 76078
    United States

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    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 70Service Ceiling (ft) 7000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 60Rate of Climb (fpm) 850
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi) 75Landing Distance (ft) 10
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 582
    Design Horsepower 66H.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 7.5H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 360Useful Load (lb) 270
    Gross Weight (lb) 630
    Wing Area (ft2) 452Length (ft) 11.2
    Wingspan (ft) 24Height (ft) 7
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine Yes
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 150Number Built & Flown 28
    Kit Cost ($US) $22,995Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $23,000 - $31,000
    COMMENTS:
    LSA Legal