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    Skypup

    Vintage UltraLight Association
    74 Brookwood Dr.
    Marietta, GA 30064
    United States

    Phone: 678-290-0507

    http://vula.org
    2scott@bellsouth.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Ultralight
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 69Service Ceiling (ft) 5000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 50Rate of Climb (fpm) 800
    Stall Speed (mph) 26Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi)Landing Distance (ft) 100
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine JPX
    Design Horsepower 18H.P. Low Range 15
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 3H.P. High Range 25
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 210Useful Load (lb) 190
    Gross Weight (lb) 400
    Wing Area (ft2) 130Length (ft) 17
    Wingspan (ft) 31Height (ft) 4
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Fabric, Wood
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 400Number Built & Flown 200
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $75
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    LSA legal. The Skypup was professionally engineered in the early eighties to be especially aerodynamic and require low power. The cantilever wings assure outstanding low-drag glide characteristics.