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    Pitts S-1S

    Aviat Aircraft, Inc.
    Box 1240, 672 S. Washington
    Afton, WY 83111
    United States

    Phone: 307-885-3151

    http://www.aviataircraft.com
    aviat@aviataircraft.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wing Sport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 176 Service Ceiling (ft) 16000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 155 Rate of Climb (fpm) 2600
    Stall Speed (mph) 62 Takeoff Distance (ft) 600
    Range (statute mi) 390 Landing Distance (ft) 1200
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming O-320
    Design Horsepower 180 H.P. Low Range 160
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) H.P. High Range 180
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 800 Useful Load (lb) 350
    Gross Weight (lb) 1150
    Wing Area (ft2) 98.5 Length (ft) 15.4
    Wingspan (ft) 17.3 Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design Biplane Folding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1 Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Wood, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available No Quick-build Available No
    Plans Available Yes Includes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 3000 Number Built & Flown 270
    Kit Cost ($US) $ Plans Cost ($US) $250
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    New ailerons and airfoil eliminate need for spades. This is Curtis Pitts 11th design.