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    Sapphire

    Sapphire Aircraft Australia Pty Ltd
    8 Georgina Court
    Strathdale, Victoria 3550
    Australia

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    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 112Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 98Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph) 42Takeoff Distance (ft) 150
    Range (statute mi)Landing Distance (ft) 350
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 447
    Design Horsepower 40H.P. Low Range 40
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 12H.P. High Range 56
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 396Useful Load (lb) 308
    Gross Weight (lb) 704
    Wing Area (ft2) 98.3Length (ft) 16.4
    Wingspan (ft) 29Height (ft) 4
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 280Number Built & Flown 44
    Kit Cost ($US) $10,500Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Popular Australian single-seat ultralight kit meets 51% rule. MTOW with 503 Rotax=770 lb. Cruise with 503 and Sweetapple three-blade prop and all fairings = 90 kts. New address: 8 Georgina Court, Strathdale, VIC 3550 Australia..