Grob G 115. Specifications. A photo.
Grob G 115. Specifications. A photo.

Grob G 115. Specifications. A photo.


Grob G 115 - lightweight single-engine German aircraft manufactured by «Grob Aviation» from 1999 years.


Photo Grob G 115


The first development of small-aircraft Grob G 115 started by German aircraft manufacturers still in 80-ies of the last century, however, despite the fact that his first flight of this aircraft took place in 1985 year, the production of the model was launched only in 1999 year that was mainly due to the financial difficulties at the aircraft company.

Fuselage of an aircraft made of composite materials, which in turn has allowed to increase its strength and facilitate the possible weight. Due to its high maneuverability, the aircraft has a multi-purpose, including, able to withstand large, both positive and negative overload, which makes it possible to use it as a sports aircraft, although to a greater extent, this aircraft takes training future pilots .


Grob G 115 photo


Cab model Grob G 115 2 designed for people at the same time, due to limited space, prolonged air travel on this aircraft are not comfortable, although in fact, the maximum flight range of the aircraft of this model is 1150 kilometers. The plane found its application in civil aviation (operation is carried out by private owners), in sport aviation, as well as in the training of future pilots. Due to the small size of the aircraft, carrying on board various kinds of goods is not possible.

The Grob G 115 is powered by a fairly powerful piston aircraft engine AEIO-360-B1F / B, consisting of 4 cylinders capable of developing 180 hp of thrust. The maximum flight speed of the aircraft of this model is 343 km / h, which is significantly higher than that of other light-engine ships equipped with piston power plants.


Cabin Grob G 115


During the period of 1999 2013 year, the German aircraft manufacturers of the company «Grob Aviation» was built more than 380 aircraft model Grob G 115, in this case, due to design changes, for the entire period of operation was officially registered only a few incidents with these aircraft.

Apart from the main production version, the aircraft Grob G 115 produced in a number of modifications, the hallmark of which is used by the power plant, which in turn depended mainly on the field of operation of the aircraft of this model, as well as the immediate requirements of the customer. Depending on aircraft version here can be used by power plants with capacity of 120 hp to 210 hp


Specifications Grob G 115.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people;
  • aircraft Length: 7,54 m .;
  • Wingspan: 10 m;
  • Plane Height: 2,4 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 685 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Payload: 305 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 990 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising speed: 185 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight speed: 343 km \ h. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight distance: 1150 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 3050 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: AEIO-360-B1F / B (depending on version);
  • Power: 180 hp (Depending on version)


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