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    S-51D Mustang

    Stewart 51 Partner, LLC
    3138 Boxwood Drive
    Montgomery, AL 36111
    United States

    Phone: 334-300-3518

    https://stewart51.com
    billhudgens@stewart51.info

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories Replica
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 315Service Ceiling (ft) 24000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 284Rate of Climb (fpm) 4000
    Stall Speed (mph) 70Takeoff Distance (ft) 1300
    Range (statute mi) 675Landing Distance (ft) 1500
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine GM Big Block V8
    Design Horsepower 500H.P. Low Range 400
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 64H.P. High Range 600
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 2200Useful Load (lb) 1200
    Gross Weight (lb) 3400
    Wing Area (ft2) 123Length (ft) 22.3
    Wingspan (ft) 26.8Height (ft) 9
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem Yes
    Cockpit Width (in) 24
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Metal
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 3000Number Built & Flown 21
    Kit Cost ($US) $199,500Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $300,000 - $500,000
    COMMENTS:
    The company is working on a version of the kit that will include all sheet metal components, with 49% of the riveting accomplished by the factory. Kit will be offered as Components/Parts and as Quick-Build.