The Sport Cruiser we flew for this report was a customer-owned airplane on loan to the factory. It was outfitted with the Dynon SkyView HDX flat-panel system, the Rotax 912ULS and a BRS whole airplane recovery parachute system.
Price As Flown:$180,000
Main Construction: All-metal
Engine: Rotax 912 ULS2
Propeller:Woodcomp Klassic 170/3/R, composite, ground adjustable, 3-blade, 67″ diameter or (optional) Sensenich 3B0R5R68C, composite, ground adjustable, 3-blade, 68″ diameter
Avionics:Analog six-pack or Dynon SkyView HDX
Empty Weight:855.4 lbs.
Maximum Takeoff Weight:1,320 lbs.
Payload:285 lbs. (full fuel)
Useful Load:465 lbs.
Fuel Capacity:30 gal. (180 lbs.)
Cabin Width:3.85 ft.
Maximum Climb Rate:825 fpm
TopCruise Speed:108 kts
Maximum Operating Altitude:15,000 ft.
Maximum Range:516 nm (30 min. reserve)
Stall, Landing Configuration:31 kts
Takeoff Distance (50-ft. Obstacle):1,270 ft.
Landing Distance (50-ft. Obstacle):1,188 ft.
Read ourCzech Sport Aircraft Sport Cruiser pilot report.