The X-Air

Welcome back to the days of affordable flying ! The X-Air is a fully featured, affordable light aircraft, developed over several years there are now more than 1200 flying world-wide. The French designed, Indian manufactured X-Air is the total package, it's best attributes are safety, performance and affordability; it comes with so many standard features that other aircraft just cant compete. The X-Air is without question the best selling Ultralight aircraft in Europe, England the US and Australia.

The Standard X-Air Features

  • Quick build kit shipped in two wooden crates build time 100 to 200 hours MAX
  • 2 person side by side seating 42 inches wide (wider than a 172)
  • Full dual controls (stick, rudder and throttle)
  • Steerable nosewheel
  • Differential pilot toe operated brakes
  • Full-body padded seats with adjustable headrests
  • 4 point safety harness
  • Excellent weather and wind protection - even without the doors
  • Wrinkle-free heavy duty Dacron covering
  • Composite nosepod
  • Tricycle undercarriage with real shock absorber suspension
  • Trailing link front suspension
  • In-flight adjustable elevator trim
  • Large composite instrument panel
  • Full pre-wired electrical harness
  • Engine mounts for all popular engines
  • Airfoil section struts for wing and undercarriage supports
  • Cromoly pilot protection cage
  • Aircraft grade aluminium and hardware used throughout
  • Stressed to +6 -4 airframe and +/- 9 undercarriage
  • Dual fuel tanks, total capacity 59 litres
  • Quick detach high lift wings
Steerable Nose wheel with Suspension
Rear Wheels with Suspension

TECHNICAL DATA

Rotax 503

Rotax 582

Jabiru 2200

Empty weight basic (kg)

230 kgs

237 kgs

262 kgs

Max. empty weight equipped (kg)

284 kgs

281 kgs

284 kgs

Max empty weight equipped with parachute (kg)

306.5 kgs

303.5 kgs

306.5 kgs

Maximum weight (kg)

490 kgs

490 kgs

490 kgs

Fuel capacity (l)

50 liters

50 liters

50 liters

Engine

Rotax 503

Rotax 582

Jabiru 2200

Cooling

air

water

air/oil

Carburetor

2

2

1

Electronic ignition

2

2

2

Power

52hp at 6500

64hp at 6500

80hp at 3300

Engine Displacement

496.7 cm3

580.3 cm3

2200cm3

Fuel mixture

2%

2%

NA

Fuel

92 octane

92 octane

95 octane

Wingspan

9.80 m

Length

5.65 m

Height

2.55 m

Cockpit width

1.16 m

Wings area

16,00 m2

Loading

+6 -3

PERFORMANCE

Rotax 503

Rotax 582

Jabiru 2.2

Take off run

140 m

120 m

120 m

Climb rate fpm

500 fpm

690 fpm

590 fpm

Max Cruise speed at level

54 knots

60 knots

60 knots

Cruise speed economical

45 knots

50 knots

50 knots

Consumption economical lph

14 lph

12 lph

9 lph

Landing

80 m

Sink rate mini

690 fpm

Climb speed

38 knots

Stall speed

26 knots

VNE

80 knots

Service ceiling

12,000 feet

Glide ratio

8:1 @ 38 knots

Distance to clear 15 m at landing

140 m

Distance to clear 15 m at take off

250 m

220 m

230 m

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