SGS-1-34 Schweizer   

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General Details
Manufacturer: Schweizer
Plane Name:


Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: U S A
Designer: Ernest Schweizer
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 93
L/DMax: 34 88 kph / 48 kt / 55 mph
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 14.03 151 250 550 131 290 381 840 27.15 5.56 0 0
Aspect ratio: 16
Airfoil: Wortmann FX 61-163
Structure: all metal

On handling suitable for the low time pilot. It featured full terminal-velocity speed-limiting dive brakes, in-flight adjustable rudder pedals and a two-way adjustable seat. Originally offered only with a fixed gear, a retractable version was added. The prototype first flew in 1969. At least one example has been substantially modified οΎ– a storm damaged 1-34 was rebuilt by Bob Park with a V-tail and provision for 105 kg./ 230 lb. Water ballast in the wings. ATC.


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