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    Whisper X 350 Gen II

    Whisper Aircraft
    Hangar D5, Mossel Bay Airport, 69 Rooikat St
    Mossel Bay, WC 6506
    South Africa

    Phone: +27 83 409 4814

    http://www.whisperaircraft.com
    sales@whisperaircraft.com

    CATEGORY:
    Type Fixed-wingSport-Pilot Compliant No
    Status Current
    Categories
    PERFORMANCE:
    Max Speed (mph) 196Service Ceiling (ft) 20500
    Cruise Speed (mph) 196Rate of Climb (fpm) 1540
    Stall Speed (mph) 60Takeoff Distance (ft) 656
    Range (statute mi) 1180Landing Distance (ft) 509
    POWERPLANT:
    Engine Lycoming O-360
    Design Horsepower 180H.P. Low Range 160
    Fuel Capacity (US Gal.) 50H.P. High Range 180
    DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT:
    Empty Weight (lb) 1279Useful Load (lb) 815
    Gross Weight (lb) 2094
    Wing Area (ft2)Length (ft)
    Wingspan (ft) 26.2Height (ft) 6.2
    DESIGN:
    Wing Design LowFolding Wings No
    No. of Seats 2Tandem No
    Cockpit Width (in) 51
    Landing Gear Tailwheel
    Materials Composite
    KIT AND PLANS:
    Kit Available YesQuick-build Available Yes
    Plans Available NoIncludes Engine No
    Beginner Build Time (hrs)Number Built & Flown
    Kit Cost ($US) $49,000Plans Cost ($US) $
    Build Cost Range $80,000 - $110,000
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