Delta Jet

Performance

I. Specifications:

  • Complete Carbon-Kevlar fuselage and cowl
  • 2 plywood covered Swept wood Wings with Super Ultimate “S” wing with symmetrical high-lift laminar airfoil
  • 4 full-span ailerons with 4 spades, upper ailerons includes Macro Flap system (flapper on function)
  • Super large rudder with 2 spades
  • All control areas (ailerons, rudder and elevators) covered in fabric
  • Full Titanium Wittman type of landing gear and Haigh Tailwheel
  • SA-100 series smoke system (Smoking Airplanes LLC)

 

II. General characteristic:

  • Crew: 1 pilot + 1 pax (optional)
  • Length: 21,0 ft (6.40 m)
  • Wingspan: 19,5 ft (5.94 m)
  • Wing area: 120 ft2 (11.15 m2)
  • Empty weight: 1299 lbs (589 kg)
  • Useable load: 490 lbs (223 kg)
  • Gross weight: 1789 lbs (812 kg)

 

III. Power plant and Propeller:

  • Textron Lycoming AEIO-540-D4A5 Series with 10:1 High Compression
  • Tuned up to 340+bhp (254+kW) @2850 RPM with Sky Dynamics Components
  • Sky Dynamics Maxi-Sump/Cold-Air Intake System
  • Sky Dynamics Lightweight 6/1 Exhaust System
  • Sky Dynamics Featherweight Flywheel
  •  High-Lift Rocker Arm Kit
  • General Aviation Modifications, Inc. GAMIjector® fuel performance injectors
  • Servo Fuel Injector
  • Custom dual oil cooling system
  • LightSpeed Plasma III Electronic Ignition System
  • The B&C Lightweight Starter and B&C Lightweight SD8 Alternator
  • Whirl Wind Aviation 3 blade composite constant speed propeller (WWA 400C Series)

 

IV. Performance:

  • Never Exceed Speed (VNE): 250 mph / 218 kts (403 km/h)
  • Max Horizontal Speed (VH): 205 mph / 178 kts (330 km/h) @Full Power
  • Stall Speed (VS): 55 mph / 48 kts (89 km/h)
  • Load Factor: +/-10g
  • Roll Rate:  380° up to 400°/sec
  • Vertical Rolls: up to 6 rolls (the vertical line is about 15sec.)
  • Vertical Penetration: up to 2900 ft / 884m
  • Max Rate of climb: up to 4300 ft/min (21,9 m/s)

 

V.  Fuel Capacity/Limitations:

  • Total Capacity: 32 US gal (121,1 ltr)
  • Usable Fuel: 29 US gal (109,8 ltr)
  • Aerobatic Tank: 17 US gal (64,3 liters)
  • Fuel Consumption: 32 US gal (121,1 ltr)
  • Max Range: max 250 miles / 463 km