Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2. Specifications. A photo.
Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 - lightweight single-engine civilian aircraft manufactured by «Glasair Aviation» from 2003 years.
A photoGlasair Sportsman 2 + 2
Designing an aircraft Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 conducted by American engineers on the basis of a model Glasair GlaStarHowever, the design of the aircraft has undergone a number of technical and design changes as a consequence, the aircraft Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 building Hotel positioned as a model and not a modification.
His great popularity plane Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 gained thanks to a low enough price component according to the order of the year 2011 55 thousand dollars. Nevertheless, in view of the fact that the aircraft has been launched in the form of separate sets of self-assembly, before getting completely finished design of the aircraft was required at least 1150 hours and availability of specialized equipment.
Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 photo
Due to the expansion of the cockpit, on the plane Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 can carry up to four people - a pilot and three passengers, and in addition, the aircraft is also adapted for the carriage of a small amount of cargo, but in fact, for this purpose it is not used as operation it is conducted exclusively by private owners.
CabinGlasair Sportsman 2 + 2
The power plant of the aircraft Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 includes a piston aircraft engine four-cylinder Lycoming IO-360 able to develop traction power 180 hp, which is quite acceptable in view of the actual cost of the aircraft. Maximum aircraft developed by Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 270 speed is km \ h, which is available at the high maneuverability allows the aircraft to operate as a sports aircraft. In addition, the model Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 available and large enough supply of fuel, which in turn makes it possible to smoothly overcome the distance to 1500 kilometers. Among other things, if necessary, the standard power unit can be replaced by a more powerful - Lycoming IO-390, 210 developmental thrust horsepower, to a certain extent increased the flight performance of the aircraft.
Among other things, the American aircraft manufacturers have implemented and also release a modified version of the aircraft - Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2 Diesel, which uses a diesel engine Thielert Centurion 2.0, the same capacity as in the standard version of the plane.
Specifications Glasair Sportsman 2 + 2.
- Crew: 1 people;
- Passenger: 3 person;
- aircraft Length: 7,0 m .;
- Wingspan: 10,68 m .;
- Plane Height: 2,1 m .;
- Weight of empty aircraft: 612 kg. (Depending on version);
- Payload: 454 kg. (Depending on version);
- Maximum takeoff weight: 1066 kg. (Depending on version);
- Cruising speed: 254 km \ h. (Depending on version);
- Maximum flight speed: 270 km \ h. (Depending on version);
- Maximum flight distance: 1500 km. (Depending on version);
- Maximum flight height: 6100 m .;
- aircraft engine type: a piston;
- Powerplant: Lycoming IO-360 (depending on version);
- Power: 180 hp (Depending on version).
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