Geometric Properties
Overall Length 55.0 in (1395 mm)
Wingspan 62.5 in (1590 mm)
Wing Area 672 in2 (43.3 dm2)
Wing Aspect Ratio 6.62
Inertial Properties
Gross Weight* 8.16 lb (3.70 kg)
Wing Loading 28.0 oz/ft2 (85.5 gr/dm2)
*Please note: the Gross Weight of the aircraft is different the for several manuevers sets - these changes are noted explicitly for those manuevers.
Model Great Planes Avistar Elite ARF ( GPMA1005 )
Construction Built-up balsa and plywood structure, aluminum wing tube, aluminum landing gear, abs canopy, and plastic film sheeted.
Flight Controls
Control Surfaces (2) Ailerons, elevator, rudder, (2) flap, and throttle
Transmitter Futaba T14MZ
Receiver Futaba R6014HS
Servos (6) Futaba S3004
Power Regulator Castle Creations CC BEC
Receiver Battery Thunder Power ProLiteX 25c 2S 7.4V 500 mAh
Motor Model Motors AXI 4120/14 Outrunner
ESC Castle Creations Phoenix ICE 75
Propeller APC-E 13x8 Thin Electric
Motor Flight Pack Thunder Power ProLiteX 25c 4S 6000 mAh
Flight Control and Data Acquisition Al Volo FC+DAQ 400 Hz system
Inertial Measurement XSens MTi-G-710 AHRS with GPS
Airspeed Sensor Al Volo Pitot Static Airspeed Sensor
Motor Sensor Al Volo Castle ESC Interface
Regulator Built into DAQ
Battery Thunder Power ProLiteX 25c 3S 1350 mAh