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    STOL CH 701

    Zenith Aircraft Co.
    1881 Airport Road
    Mexico, MO 65265
    United States

    Phone: 573-581-9000

    http://www.zenithair.com
    info@zenithair.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant Yes
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 100Service Ceiling (ft) 15000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 90Rate of Climb (fpm) 1200
    Stall Speed (mph) 30Takeoff Distance (ft) 90
    Range (statute mi) 350Landing Distance (ft) 140
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Rotax 912S
    Design Horsepower 100H.P. Low Range 50
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 20H.P. High Range 100
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 580Useful Load (lb) 520
    Gross Weight (lb) 1100
    Wing Area (ft2) 122Length (ft) 20.9
    Wingspan (ft) 27Height (ft) 9
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design HighFolding Wings Yes
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 40
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Metal
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available YesIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 450Number Built & Flown 1142
    Kit Cost ($US) $21,900Plans Cost ($US) $425
    Build Cost Range $39,000 - $59,000
    COMMENTS:
    LSA Legal. Kit price includes airframe and finishing kits.