PIK-16 Vasama Lehtovaara   


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General Details
Manufacturer: Lehtovaara
Plane Name:

PIK-16 Vasama

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: Finland
Designer: Tuomo Tervo, Jorma Jalkanen and Kurt Hedstrom
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 56
   
Performance:
L/DMax: 34 97 kph / 52 kt / 60 mph
   
MinSink: 0.67 m/s / 2.2 fps / 1.30 kt
   


 

Specifications:
Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
/sq.m
lb.
/sq.ft
kg lb.
15 49.2 11.71 126 204 450 100 220 304 670 25.96 5.3 0 0
Aspect ratio: 19.2
Airfoil: Wortmann FX-05-168 (14%), root; NACA 63 (2)-165, tip
Structure: all-wood, fiberglass nose
Engine:

Comment:
First flown 1961, the Vasama was designed to the then Standard rules with fixed gear and top and bottom surface airbrakes. It won the 1963 OSTIC prize at the World Championship at Junin, Argentina, and placed third in its class at the contest.


           

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