MEW (manufacturers empty weight):
VS (stall speed): 24 kts | 28 mph | 44 kph
VC (cruise speed): 55 kts | 63 mph | 102 kph
VNE (never exceed speed) : 55 kts | 63 mph | 102 kph
115 kg | 254 lbsEngine:
Could be anything as long as the aircraft empty weight is not exceeded.Fuel consumption:
Not much since 5 US gallon maximum tank.
The data on this page is to show the USA FAA (Part 103) regulations in short for an ultralight aircraft.
Max 5 US gallons fuel tank
Flying only during daylight hours and over unpopulated areas
Recreational or sport flying
Does not have a U.S. or foreign airworthiness certificate[
Operators of ultralight vehicles are not required to meet any aeronautical knowledge, age, or experience requirements or to have airman or medical certificates.
Ultralight vehicles are not required to be registered or to have registration markings.
Image showing the Quicksilver MX II Sprint.
Fly Zone Srl
Flyzone is a company born to develop advanced avionic systems mainly for ultralight aircraft. We have implemented a computer based propeller governor that automatically adjusts the pitch of electrically variable propellers. Two wireless headsets based on Bluetooth technology connect to an Intelligent Interphone which in turn intefaces with the on board VHF Radio and possibly with a Bluetooth equipped cell phone. Automatic control of the flaps position. Automation allows pilots to relax during the various phases of their flights. The Custom Intelligent Propeller - CIP, the Wireless Bluetooth Headsets and the Intelligent Flaps were designed for this. Research and innovation to help pilots who want to fly reducing stress and danger.
Avionics and Pilot supplies
Holbrook Ultralight Club HULC
If you have ever dreamed of learning to fly and experiencing first hand one of life's most challenging and exciting adventures, if you've ever had a desire to own or build your own aircraft, then this is your opportunity to give it a try. Come and fly with one of Australia's oldest and most respected ultralight aircraft clubs, Holbrook Ultralight Club or HULC as it is commonly known.
Clubs & Organizations
Zlin 50 Trener Baby
Trener Baby (Zlin 126 UL): the 80-percent replica of a classic as an ultralight aircraft - The price of the finished aircraft will amount to DM 90. A DIY kit is designed to as E-plane (experimental) and the Aerobatic registration permit.
Databases and resources
SkyRanger Builders Forum
SkyRanger E-Group. An active resource group for SkyRanger owners, builders and prospective SkyRanger Buyers In this eGroup we can freely exchange ideas, building comments and tips between builders, owners and others interested in the SkyRanger Ultralight Aircraft. The group will rely on your input to make it successful, we need your ideas, pictures and comments The group is unmoderated and there is no membership criteria, just enjoy the information we can exchange. Check out on Files Tips & Tricks library for SK,on Photos Tips & Tricks Photos for SK,and the Links there are a lot of info in there Thanks Dion Mermegas Owner/ moderator
Mailinglist and groups
Arrowprop Company manufacturers wood and composite Aircraft Propellers, Ultralight Aircraft Propellers and Experimental Aircraft Propellers.
High performance Ultra-Prop blades are available for larger, faster, higher horsepower ultralight aircraft. The Brolga blades are manufactured in Australia by Aerofibre Industries Pty, Ltd. and are certified there and in the UK. The blades are made with carbon, and glass fibers over a foam core.
Valley Engineering, L.L.C and Culver Propellers specialize in giving you the very best in speed reduction units for the VW engine, and custom made propellers for your ultralight aircraft.
Tennessee Propeller Inc.
Tennessee Propeller Inc. manufactures wooden propellers for ultralight aircraft, experimental aircraft, microlight aircraft. We're also distributor for Zenoah two cycle engines models G50C, G50D and G25B-1.
Seair Technologies, Inc. manufactures ultralight aircraft and hovercraft. On our web site you can find the latest information, pictures, videos, and specs for the Seair Hovercraft and Flying Boats.
Trike / Flexwing Manufacturers
United States Hang Gliding Association
The United States Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association is proud to serve the sports of hang gliding and paragliding. Through our Instructor Certification and Pilot Proficiency programs and our award-winning magazine, Hang Gliding and Paragliding, the USHPA strives to promote pilot safety, skill, knowledge and above all fun.
Trike / flexwing Organizations
The Hummel 2 Cylinder VW — Powering the Hummelbird, Ultra Cruiser and other Experimental Amateur Built and Ultralight aircraft, Morry Hummel's 1/2 VW engine conversion plans have become a trusted standard in the aviation community. The original Hummel conversion has been refined over time, allowing larger displacement and the options of NiCom aluminum cylinders, dual ignition, alternator and electric start.
Company AEROPILOT s.r.o. works on a market as an ultralight aircrafts manufacturer since year 2000. We are concerning the development, production and sale of ultralight aircrafts. AEROPILOT s.r.o. is the only manufacturer of ultralight aircraft LEGEND.
Quad City manufactures the Challenger line of Light Sport Aircraft, Experimental Amateur-Built / Homebuilt, Advanced Ultralight and Part 103 Ultralight Aircraft. All Challengers can be flown with the new Sport Pilot Permit. 3,500 worldwide. Wheels, skis, floats, amphibs, soaring. Quick-build kits plus fully assembled new and used for sale. True four season recreational airplane. The one place Challenger I is FAR Part 103 compliant in the USA. The Challenger II is a two place plane, great for training or plain old fun!
Polish manufacturer of ultralight aircraft. We offer two planes, which are designed and manufactured in our company - JK-05 Junior and KR-030 Topaz. Our company has certified the design, construction and operation of aircraft.
Evektor Aerotechnik A.s
The Evektor EV-97 Team Eurostar / Sportstar is an ultralight aircraft designed for sport/leisure flying, touring and training with limitation to non-aerobatic VFR operations.
We produce double seater all metal ultralight aircraft, rotax 912 and retractile leanding gear. your request of kit are welcomed!!
QUALT 200 From The Czech Republic
The company was established in 1991. Mainly it produces metal valves and connecting elements for pipeline systems, moulds for compression plastics moulding, tinsmith’s roofs components, propeller blades for wind power plants and ultralight aircrafts. The company has got about 200 employees in several workshops in the Czech Republic.
Rainbow Aircraft are manufacturers of the Aerotrike trike type microlight ultralight aircraft. This aircraft has won numerous awards for achievements including the Millennium Microlight Adventure.
Our line of aircraft represent the latest state of the art design combining high strength, lightweight aircraft quality materials to provide the most durable, dependable and cost efficient lightweight/ultralight aircraft on the market today.
Ultralight Aircraft LEGEND
AEROPILOT works on a market as an ultralight aircrafts manufacturer since year 2000. We are concerning the development, production and sale of ultralight aircrafts. AEROPILOT s.r.o. is the only manufacturer of ultralight aircraft LEGEND.
Nostalgia Vagabond biplane, biplane ultralight aircraft in the classic style, with its good-nature d flight characteristics, the space for training, passenger flights, or just for fun flying.