Sagitta Vliegtuigbouw   

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General Details
Manufacturer: Vliegtuigbouw
Plane Name:


Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: Netherlands
Designer: Piet Alsema
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 20
L/DMax: 34
MinSink: 0.64 m/s / 2.1 fps / 1.24 kt


Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
kg lb.
15 49.2 11.98 129 215 473 105 232 320 705 26.71 5.46 0 0
Aspect ratio: 18.7
Airfoil: NACA 63-618
Structure: wood/ fabric wings and tail, wood fuselage

The Sagitta first flew in 1961. It has an all- wood primary with fabric cover, and was the first Standard design to appear from the Netherlands. The main wheel is fixed and the airbrakes operate from both top and bottom surfaces of the wing. All control surfaces connect automatically on assembly. The canopy slides backward and can be fixed open in flight at several positions. ATC


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