Chiricahua GA-II Applebay   


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General Details
Manufacturer: Applebay
Plane Name:

Chiricahua GA-II

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: U S A
Designer: George Applebay
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 1
   
Performance:
L/DMax:
   
MinSink:
   


 

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 13.77 148.2 268 590 100 220 368 819 26.73 5.47 0 0
Aspect ratio: 16.2
Airfoil: Gottingen 549
Structure: wood, plywood, ceconite
Engine:

Comment:
The Chiricahua was designed to comply with the Standard Class rules existing at the time construcion started, 1959, the first flew in 1970. It has a fixed main wheel and top surface Schempp-Hirth type airbrakes for approach control.


           

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