AirplanePDQ

Summary Report

Design Name:Vision_4
Designer:Jim Shafer
Design Date:031002

External Dimensions

Parameter SI Units User Units
Main Wing Span 8.955 m 29.38 ft
Main Wing Chord (Root) 1.682 m 5.519 ft
Main Wing Chord (Tip) 0.927 m 3.041 ft
Main Wing Aspect Ratio 6.864
Horizontal Stabilizer Span 3.134 m 10.28 ft
Horizontal Stabilizer Chord (Root) 1.092 m 3.582 ft
Horizontal Stabilizer Chord (Tip) 0.5798 m 1.902 ft
Horizontal Stabilizer Aspect Ratio 3.75
Vertical Stabilizer Span 0.948 m 3.11 ft
Vertical Stabilizer Chord (Root) 1.218 m 3.996 ft
Vertical Stabilizer Chord (Tip) 0.6886 m 2.259 ft
Vertical Stabilizer Aspect Ratio 0.9946
Wheel Track 2.444 m 8.02 ft
Wheel Base 1.695 m 5.562 ft
Propeller Diameter 1.759 m 5.771 ft

Internal Dimensions

Parameter SI Units User Units
Cabin Length 2.628 m 8.621 ft
Cabin Max Width 1.259 m 4.132 ft
Cabin Max Height 1.232 m 4.042 ft

Areas

Parameter SI Units User Units
Main Wing Area, Gross 11.68 m^2 125.8 ft^2
Flaps Area 2.338 m^2 25.17 ft^2
Ailerons Area 0.8489 m^2 9.137 ft^2
Horizontal Stabilizer Area, Gross 2.62 m^2 28.2 ft^2
Elevator Area 1.082 m^2 11.65 ft^2
Vertical Stabilizer Area, Gross 0.9037 m^2 9.727 ft^2
Rudder Area 0.4299 m^2 4.628 ft^2

Powerplant

Parameter SI Units User Units
Engine Model Custom Engine
Engine Power Rating 1.641e+05 watts 220. HP

Weights and Loadings

Parameter SI Units User Units
Empty Weight 622.9 kg 1,373.2 lbm
Gross Weight 1,185. kg 2,612.4 lbm
Baggage Capacity 22.68 kg 50. lbm
Payload with Max Fuel 349.3 kg 770. lbm
Fuel Capacity 0.3031 m^3 80.07 gal
Max Wing Loading 101.4 kg/m^2 20.77 lbm/ft^2
Max Power Loading 0.007223 kg/watts 11.87 lbm/HP
Number of Seats 4

Performance

Parameter SI Units User Units
Max Level Speed (SL) 96.56 m/s 187.6 knots
Cruise Speed (SL, 75% Power) 90.55 m/s 175.9 knots
Stall Speed Clean (Power On) 38.54 m/s 74.86 knots
Stall Speed 45. deg Flaps (Power On) 26.54 m/s 51.54 knots
Max Rate of Climb 7.497 m/s 1,475.8 fpm
Max Range @ Cruise (SL, 75% Power) 3.246e+06 m 1,752.7 nmi
Fuel Consumption at Cruise (SL, 75% Power) 9.399e-06 m^3/s 8.939 gal/hr

Weight and Balance