Safe, Rugged, Fun, Reliable and Low-Cost
The Aeropup, certified as Light Sport Aircraft (LSA), is a fully customizable kit perfectly suited for first time and experienced aircraft builders. The Aeropup is a high performing high wing STOL aircraft with exceptional, performance, comfort, and payload not matched by today's LSA. The Aeropup is, simply, exciting to fly! It's very responsive and exceptionally well-coordinated controls makes for a real fun and engaging aircraft capable of operating from the hortest and roughest strips while cruising at 100 knots. (Click to Download latest Info Flyer)
A special feature of this unique aircraft is the use of a webbed spar. This spar provides incredible strength at much light weights compared to traditional wing spars. Scroll down for video descriptions.
The Aeropup has large control surfaces for agile, responsive direct and precise control...Perfect for training and easy relaxing flying. Can operate with many different engines including Rotax, Jabiru, VW, D-Motors and more...
Length 19.8 ft
Wing Span 29.9 ft
Wing Area 108.3 sq ft
Wing Chord 4.0 ft
Dihedral 2.0 Degrees
Max Speed 130 Knots
Cruise Speed 100 Knots
Stall Speed (with Flaps) 36 Knots
Rate of Climb 700 - 1800 ft/min
Empty Weight* 683 lbs
Max Weight 1200 lbs
Fuel Capacity 24 gal
Fuel Burn* 3 - 5 gal/hr
* Actual specs vary with options and engine type
Folding Wings - Can Store Airplane in Garage and then Tow to Airport - No Hangar Required!