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    PGK-1 Hirondelle

    Western Aircraft Supplies Ltd.
    P. O. Box 79
    Slocan, BC V0G 2C0
    Canada

    Phone: 250-355-0003


    aircraft@telus.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 157Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 145Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph) 55Takeoff Distance (ft) 750
    Range (statute mi) 690Landing Distance (ft) 900
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming O-235
    Design Horsepower 100H.P. Low Range 100
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 30H.P. High Range 160
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 944Useful Load (lb) 531
    Gross Weight (lb) 1475
    Wing Area (ft2) 107Length (ft) 17.3
    Wingspan (ft) 26Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Composite, Fabric, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1200Number Built & Flown 7
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $175
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Temporarily unavailable, 2004. Plans being redrawn.