Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman. Specifications. A photo.
Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman. Specifications. A photo.

Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman. Specifications. A photo.


Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman - Double American monoplane, designed and manufactured by «Taylorcraft Aviation Corporation» the American aircraft manufacturer with 1973 years.


Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman photo


Aircraft Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman became developed by American specialists in 1970 year, while for the company «Taylorcraft Aviation Corporation», this model is the first, although in fact, the appearance and design of the aircraft was partially based on previous experimental models of the aircraft.

The main reason for the development of the Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman was the need to create a light aircraft that could compete in popularity with such well-known and well-established American aircraft manufacturers as the Cessna and Piper. In a sense, the Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman managed to achieve popularity among customers, however, it did not work out to reach a completely new level of competition.

Aircraft Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman is a multipurpose aircraft, designed primarily for private use. The aircraft could be used for personal purposes of the future owners associated mainly with passenger transportation at distances of up to 645 kilometers, however, could also be used for the transport of goods, or as a sports aircraft, which mainly contributed to these positive features of the aircraft as a high maneuverability and airspeed.


Photo Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman


aircraft manufacturing Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman continued to 1973 years until the early 80-ies of the last century. During this period, the American aircraft company was able to build 120 aircrafts of this model, most of which continue to operate to this day. Experts suggest that if «Taylorcraft Aviation Corporation» company management stopped on creating four-bed version of the aircraft, the project would have had much more success, as the aircraft could be successfully used in commercial civil aviation.

On board the aircraft Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman can accommodate up to two people at the same time, in addition to the transportation of persons on board, the aircraft can also be actively used for transporting small loads weighing up to 272 kg.


Aircraft Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman


As the power plant in this model uses a piston aircraft engine brand Continental O-200 100 has a capacity of HP that allows the aircraft to develop a maximum speed of 205 km \ h. However, because of the rather small stock of fuel on board the aircraft and could not be attractive to a large number of owners.


Specifications Taylorcraft F-19 Sportsman.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people;
  • aircraft Length: 6,74 m .;
  • Wingspan: 10,98 m .;
  • Plane Height: 1,98 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 408 kg .;
  • Payload: 272 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 680 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 185 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 205 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 645 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5485 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Continental O-200;
  • Power: 100 HP


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