To continue reading you must be a paid subscriber

    Subscribe to Kitplanes

    KITPLANES – The Independent Voice for Homebuilt Aviation KITPLANES® magazine is the world’s #1 homebuilt aviation magazine. Written exclusively for enthusiasts like you, our editors pack each issue with need-to-know information on building, flying, designing and maintaining your own amateur-built category manned aircraft. Subscribe Today
    Airshow coverage sponsor:

    Details:

    NXT

    SLO Air Inc.
    4349 Santa Fe Rd., Hangar 35
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    United States

    Phone:


    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Aerobatic, Racing
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 375Service Ceiling (ft) 25000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 345Rate of Climb (fpm) 3000
    Stall Speed (mph) 88Takeoff Distance (ft) 3000
    Range (statute mi) 1380Landing Distance (ft) 3000
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming TIO-540-NXT
    Design Horsepower 350H.P. Low Range 310
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 90H.P. High Range 350
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1600Useful Load (lb) 1000
    Gross Weight (lb) 2600
    Wing Area (ft2) 70Length (ft) 23
    Wingspan (ft) 24Height (ft) 7
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 37
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 2000Number Built & Flown 3
    Kit Cost ($US) $129,500Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $250,000 - $450,000
    COMMENTS:
    Not in production