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    Taurus Electro

    Pipistrel
    Goriška cesta 50a
    Ajdovščina, SI-5270
    Slovenia

    Phone: +386 5 36 63 873

    https://www.pipistrel-aircraft.com/
    info@pipistrel-aircraft.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status No Longer Sold
    Categories Motor-glider, Pusher, Electric
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 138Service Ceiling (ft) 22300
    Cruise Speed (mph) 84Rate of Climb (fpm) 767
    Stall Speed (mph) 39Takeoff Distance (ft) 377
    Range (statute mi)Landing Distance (ft)
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Electric
    Design HorsepowerH.P. Low Range
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.)H.P. High Range
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 615Useful Load (lb) 600
    Gross Weight (lb) 1215
    Wing Area (ft2) 148Length (ft)
    Wingspan (ft) 49.2Height (ft)
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design MidFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 44
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine Yes
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 400Number Built & Flown 65
    Kit Cost ($US) $80,000Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $82,000 - $100,000
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