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    Pitts Model 12

    92nd West Aviation Inc
    1423 Lingo Road
    Lonoke, AR 72086
    United States

    Phone: 501-658-9092

    http://www.pittsmodel12.com
    don@92ndwestaviation.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories Aerobatic
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 239Service Ceiling (ft) 18000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 170Rate of Climb (fpm) 2500
    Stall Speed (mph) 63Takeoff Distance (ft) 500
    Range (statute mi) 525Landing Distance (ft) 900
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Vedeneyev M14P
    Design Horsepower 360H.P. Low Range 300
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 54H.P. High Range 450
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1520Useful Load (lb) 730
    Gross Weight (lb) 2250
    Wing Area (ft2) 146Length (ft) 19.6
    Wingspan (ft) 22Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design BiplaneFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem Yes
    Cockpit Width (in) 26
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Metal, Wood, Tubing
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 2500Number Built & Flown 85
    Kit Cost ($US) $75,000Plans Cost ($US) $315
    Build Cost Range $150,000 - $350,000
    COMMENTS:
    The company offers plans, kits, builder assist programs, and ready to fly airplanes. The kits are prewelded but also available as Vr3 tubing kits for those who want to do their own welding.