Elmwood Christavia Mk IV. Specifications. A photo.
Elmwood Christavia Mk IV. Specifications. A photo.

Elmwood Christavia Mk IV. Specifications. A photo.


Elmwood Christavia Mk IV - a single-engine light aircraft manufactured by the Canadian aircraft manufacturer «Elmwood Aircraft».

Development of the aircraft Elmwood Christavia Mk IV Canadian aircraft manufacturers were based on the model Elmwood Christavia Mk IThat appeared in 1983 year, however, the aircraft was greatly improved, allowing more efficient use of it, in addition, if the original aircraft Elmwood Christavia Mk IV was considered a modified version, the later has been allocated in a separate model.


Photo Elmwood Christavia Mk IV


The Elmwood Christavia Mk IV made its first flight in 1985, and despite the fact that the aircraft could carry four people, the aircraft did not become as popular as the basic version, on the basis of which it was created, however, it acquired more a wide scope of its distribution, mainly due to the qualitative optimization of the aircraft design, and the expansion of functionality by improving the model.

The power plant of the aircraft Elmwood Christavia Mk IV is represented by one four-cylinder air-cooled piston aircraft engine Lycoming O-320, traction power which is 150 hp, which in turn provides an opportunity to accelerate the airplane to a speed of 210 km \ h. (maximum speed of flight), and easily overcome the distance to 644 kilometers, which is not so much, but a bit more than the basic version of the aircraft.


Elmwood Christavia Mk IV photo


Model of small-aircraft Elmwood Christavia Mk IV is suitable for the transport of goods and passengers, with a maximum useful to take on board the aircraft weight is 499 kilogram, which corresponds to a certain amount of cargo suitable for transportation, or the weight of four people, including one pilot and three passengers a certain amount of baggage, constituting a total weight of no more than 100-120 kg.

The production of the Elmwood Christavia Mk IV aircraft was completed in 1998, however, despite this fact, this official aircraft was not issued an official certificate until 2013 year, which allows to operate the aircraft to this day. According to some data available at the end of 2014 year, the operation of 192 aircraft of this model is being carried out in the USA and Canada, and about 20 planes are operated in Europe and Asia, which also indicates a rather high popularity, the main reason of which is primarily low cost , High reliability and the possibility of multi-purpose operation.


Specifications Elmwood Christavia Mk IV.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 3 person;
  • aircraft Length: 6,78 m .;
  • Wingspan: 7,78 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,15 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 499 kg .;
  • Payload: 499 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 998 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 195 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 210 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 644 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5790 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Lycoming O-320;
  • Power: 150 hp


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