VS (stall speed): 40 kts | 46 mph | 74 kph
VC (cruise speed): 70 kts | 81 mph | 130 kph
VNE (never exceed speed) : 90 kts | 104 mph | 167 kph
500 ft/min | 3 m/sTakeoff distance over 50ft (15m) obstacle:
150 ft | 46 mLanding distance over 50ft (15m) obstacle:
250 ft | 76 mMEW (manufacturers empty weight):
277 kg | 610 lbsMTOW (maximum takeoff weight):
451 kg | 995 lbsEngine:
Ford A, 65-85 Continental, Subaru, Jabaru, other
The Pietenpol Air Camper continues to be a successful design for the same reasons homebuilders were so fascinated by the design 67 years ago. It still has graceful styling, predictable flying qualities, and easy construction.
Text and photo from: http://www.pressenter.com/~apietenp/
Note: Landing and take-off distance not over 50fr obstacle.