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    Saberwing

    Azalea Aviation
    3390 Old Statenville Road
    Valsdosta, GA 31606
    United States

    Phone: 229-834-8996

    http://azaleaaviation.com
    mail@azaleaaviation.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 200Service Ceiling (ft) 15000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 160Rate of Climb (fpm) 750
    Stall Speed (mph) 55Takeoff Distance (ft) 800
    Range (statute mi) 900Landing Distance (ft) 800
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Corvair
    Design Horsepower 120H.P. Low Range 100
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 40H.P. High Range 160
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 750Useful Load (lb) 750
    Gross Weight (lb) 1500
    Wing Area (ft2) 98Length (ft) 20
    Wingspan (ft) 26Height (ft) 5
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 44
    Landing Gear
    Materials
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1000Number Built & Flown 2
    Kit Cost ($US) $32,500Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $44,000 - $50,000
    COMMENTS:
    Prototype flown to Sun 'n Fun 2015. Kit prices are tentative. Kits are to become available in 2016 but the company is pre-selling a limited number now. FWF kits available. From the designer: The Saberwing is a purpose built design as an economical, simple to build, performance cross country aircraft. Its sleek design and comfort make it a pleasure to look at and fly. With our economical engine package it brings down your flight cost per mph to a very affordable rate. From out of the box to sitting on its gear with a few short hours of work keeps you motivated to finish this airplane. The composite work is simple and gives a very easy to work with finish.