The MCR range of aircraft is a result of 20 years research and development by Michel Colomban and the modern manufacturing techniques developed by DynAero. Michel Colomban was for many years an engineer and aerodynamicist and was associated with Morane-Saulnier, Potez and Aerospatiale, he later designed the now famous single seat twin engine Cricri, recently of jet powered notoriety.
"The MCR01 ULC is designed to comply with the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale microlight rules. It has a 8.64 m (28.3 ft) span wing with an area of 8.13 m2 (87.5 sq ft) and a stall speed of 63 km/h (39 mph). Cruise speed is 271 km/h (168 mph) when equipped with a the 80 hp (60 kW) Rotax 912UL engine."