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    Velocity XL-FG

    Velocity, Inc.
    200 W. Airport Drive
    Sebastian, FL 32958
    United States

    Phone: 772-589-1860

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

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories Pusher
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 250Service Ceiling (ft) 20000
    Cruise Speed (mph) 220Rate of Climb (fpm) 2500
    Stall Speed (mph) 70Takeoff Distance (ft) 1500
    Range (statute mi) 1200Landing Distance (ft) 1500
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Continental IO-550
    Design Horsepower 300H.P. Low Range 260
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 90H.P. High Range 350
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1800Useful Load (lb) 1000
    Gross Weight (lb) 2800
    Wing Area (ft2) 265Length (ft) 20
    Wingspan (ft) 31Height (ft) 8
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design CanardFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 4Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 48
    Landing Gear Tricycle
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs) 2000Number Built & Flown 450
    Kit Cost ($US) $53,000Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $110,000 - $250,000
    COMMENTS:
    Manufacturer comment: The Velocity XL has the largest cabin of all 4 seat kit aircraft. With 47.5" shoulder to shoulder, the XL is, in fact, larger than most general aviation aircraft – including most twins. With recommended engine capacity of 260 to 310 HP, expect a cruise speed of 200 knots.