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    Aircraft Designs, Inc.
    5 Harris Ct., Bldg. S
    Monterey, CA 93940
    United States

    Phone: 831-621-8760

    http://www.aircraftdesigns.com
    jets@mbay.net

    CATEGORY:
    Type RotorcraftSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories Gyroplane
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 90Service Ceiling (ft) 12000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 75Rate of Climb (fpm) 1000
    Stall Speed (mph)Takeoff Distance (ft) 700
    Range (statute mi) 170Landing Distance (ft) 0
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming O-320
    Design Horsepower 150H.P. Low Range 130
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 17H.P. High Range 160
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 650Useful Load (lb) 450
    Gross Weight (lb) 1100
    Wing Area (ft2) 616Length (ft) 12
    Wingspan (ft) 28Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design RotorFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in)
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite, Metal, Tube
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available NoQuick-build Available No
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 1500Number Built & Flown 67
    Kit Cost ($US) $Plans Cost ($US) $535
    Build Cost Range $6,000 - $25,000
    COMMENTS:
    LSA Legal