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Virus SW 121

By on 02/01/2017

Virus SW 121


  • Overview
  • Specs

The Virus SW is the most economic high speed cruiser and definitely the fastest high-wing aeroplane in its LSA category. Made from state-of-the-art composite materials, it’s lightweight, robust and features an unprecedented useful payload.

Category: Fast Cruisers
Manufacturer: Pipistrel
Certification: CS-LSA
Avionics: Garmin G3X Glass Cockpit
Engine: Rotax 912 ULS (100 hp)
Fuel Type: Autogas 95,Autogas 98
Cruise Speed (kt): 135
Stall Speed (kt): 45
Useful Load (kg): 251
MTOW (kg): 600
Wing Type: High Wing
Gear Type: Nose Gear
Max Crosswind (kt): 18
T/O Distance (m): 320
Climb Rate (fpm): 1050
Ceiling (ft): 16000
Glide Ratio (X:1): 17
Fuel Capacity (l): 100
Fuel Consumption (l/hr): 18
Endurance (hrs) 30min res: 5.5
Range (km) 30min res: 1188
Seats: 2