Sky-Maxx

by Sky-Maxx Manufactory
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Sky-MAXX, the ideal aircraft for pilots desiring the higher cruise speeds available with aircraft in the Light Sports Aircraft (LSA/SLA) or microlight/ultralight category, whilst still maintaining the short field capabilities of the traditional microlight. Of full aluminium construction, Sky-MAXX is a conventional, three axis, non-strut-braced monoplane. It's high lift wing, incorporating electrical flaps, produces unsurpassed short take-off and landing (STOL) performance, whilst maintaining 180 km/h cruise.

Four reasons to prefer an all metal structure

Sky-MAXX was designed with particular care and regard for the pilot’s needs. Besides the performance and excellent flight characteristics, significant importance was paid to safety, superior cabin comfort, high aircraft durability, long service life and low operation and maintenance costs. An all-metal structure meets the best in all these requirements. Modern duralumin alloys are the most-used material in aviation today and are well-known for outstanding strength and fatigue characteristics, structural stability, durability and low maintenance costs together with a very long service life...

The cost effective helicopter alternative

Sky-MAXX was designed as an economical helicopter alternative. After seven years of design studies, wind tunnel and flight testing, the result was this remarkable aircraft. Sky-MAXX is a versatile, light weight, two seat, single engine, short takeoff and landing (STOL) aircraft...

Sky-MAXX in comparison to conventional ultralights

Many ultralight-manufactors don't built their aircraft for (long-)distance-flights but they built them mainly up on nostalgia-reproductions and fun-appliances. Customer usually don't get an aircraft with complete serial configuration, they have to do additional payments for matters of course. Customer get what they pay for...

Sky-MAXX is the perfect solution for

control and observation flights, farmer and forest inspectors, coastguard and police, photography and animal watching and for all pilots who take care of good quality and special performance.

Source: sky-maxx.com

Specifications

Empty weight:
595 lbs (270 kg)
MTOW:
1653 lbs (750 kg)
Stall speed:
35 kts (40 mph) (65 kph)
Cruise speed:
108 kts (124 mph) (200 kph)
VNE:
139 kts (160 mph) (257 kph)
Climb:
1400 ft/min (7.1 m/s)
Take-off distance:
98 ft (30 m)
Landing distance:
98 ft (30 m)
Engine:
Rotax 80-102 hp, HIRTH, BMW, Jabiru 6-cylinder, Jet engine (2006)
For sale for: USD 95,000 / EUR 80,750

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