|Flylight flexwing details|
The Flylight flexwing model is based on the MotorFloater aircraft made by Flylight Airsports Ltd. and shown in the image to the right.
The MotorFloater is a Single-Seat Deregulated (SSDR) weightshift-controlled aircraft. It has a flexible wing based on a three-wheeled airframe (trike).
ComponentsThe aircraft comprises the trike produced by Flylight, together with:
Aeros Fox-T wing
Bailey 4V−200 4-stroke 200cc engine (22hp) with CVK Keihin carburettor
Helix H30F 1.30m L−M−08 2-bladed 8° pitch propellor
Bräuniger IQ Motor variometer and engine instrumentation
Apco Tandem Mayday (HG) whole-aircraft parachute
Specifications summary(From brochure + Fox T wing details + BMAA forum comments + Dragonfly review, etc.)
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This page was last updated on 2012-04-07 by mfc.