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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-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 176Service Ceiling (ft) 16000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 155Rate of Climb (fpm) 2600
    Stall Speed (mph) 62Takeoff Distance (ft) 600
    Range (statute mi) 390Landing Distance (ft) 1200
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming O-320
    Design Horsepower 180H.P. Low Range 160
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 20H.P. High Range 180
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 800Useful Load (lb) 350
    Gross Weight (lb) 1150
    Wing Area (ft2) 98.5Length (ft) 15.4
    Wingspan (ft) 17.3Height (ft) 6
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design BiplaneFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Wood, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 3000Number 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.