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    SnoBird Charger

    I'm Fly'N Mfg. LLC
    32240 W. Bud Rd.
    Maricopa, AZ 85239
    United States

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    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Gyroplane
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 100Service Ceiling (ft) 10000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 70Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft) 200
    Range (statute mi) 120Landing Distance (ft) 20
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Hirth 2706
    Design Horsepower 65H.P. Low Range 50
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 7.6H.P. High Range 65
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 300Useful Load (lb) 300
    Gross Weight (lb) 600
    Wing Area (ft2)Length (ft)
    Wingspan (ft) 23Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 1Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 60Number Built & Flown 80
    Kit Cost ($US) $13,750Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $ - $
    COMMENTS:
    Hirth engines used are electrical start and air cooled. Kit includes the McCutchen Sky Wheels rotordyne rotor system. Video $25. No longer offered by I'm Flying