Van's RV-10. Specifications. A photo.
Van's RV-10. Specifications. A photo.

Van's RV-10. Specifications. A photo.


Van's RV-10 - light multi-purpose aircraft is American-made, produced by «Van's Aircraft» with 2003 years.

Development of the aircraft Van's RV-10 become conducted by American engineers and designers in the 2001 year, the field almost immediately start serial production of aircraft models Van's RV-9That can be traced on a similar appearance and some of the technical parameters of the two aircraft.


Photo Van's RV-10


Distinctive and the key feature of the aircraft model, Van's RV-10 compared with aircraft of previous models is its increased passenger capacity, which in turn allows in some cases to use the aircraft even for commercial purposes, such as for air transport on short distances, or the transport of small goods that have been provided aviarazrabotchikami still in the development stage, as previously this created serious inconvenience to the owners.

For the first time in the air, the Van's RV-10 aircraft went up 29 on May 2003, and in view of the fact that all criteria for its flight performance met the needs of aircraft manufacturers and potential customers, the aircraft was sent to the launch. The production of the aircraft was carried out as sets for self-assembly by future owners, which minimized the price, however, taking into account the fact that the device was four local, compared to other versions, its cost slightly increased, and depending on the equipment, it could be from 95 up to 121 thousand dollars, which, nevertheless, is acceptable.


Van's RV-10 a photo


The cockpit Van's RV-10 can accommodate up to four people, including the addition of three passengers and the pilot and one that provided a broad scope of this aircraft. Moreover, due to the presence of a sufficient amount of free space, Van's RV-10 aircraft can carry on his board and small loads, provided that their weight in view of two people on board, will not exceed 536 kg.


Aircraft Van's RV-10


Depending on the configuration of the aircraft, the aircraft can be equipped with a piston aircraft engine brand Lycoming O-540 210 power in horsepower or the aircraft engine brand Lycoming IO-540 260 power in HP Less powerful propulsion system allows the aircraft to reach speeds in 370 km \ h. (Maximum value), as well as to overcome the distance of a length of up to 1600 kilometers, which is acceptable.

According to official figures, for the period from the year 2003 2014 742 on aircraft of this model were built, with production continues at the present time, mainly due to the great popularity.


Specifications Van's RV-10.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 3 person;
  • aircraft Length: 7,44 m .;
  • Wingspan: 9,68 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,64 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 689 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Payload: 536 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1225 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Cruising speed: 305 km \ h. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum flight speed: 370 km \ h. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum flight distance: 1600 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 6100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Lycoming O-540 (depending on configuration);
  • Power: 210 HP (Depending on configuration).


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