Vidor Champion V. Specifications. A photo.
Vidor Champion V. Specifications. A photo.

Vidor Champion V. Specifications. A photo.


Vidor Champion V - single-engine light aircraft designed by Italian designer Giuseppe Vidor in 1995 year.


Photo Vidor Champion V


Athletic Vidor Champion V aircraft was designed by Italian designer in 1992 year. Famous Italian aircraft builder sought to create a multi-purpose aircraft, applicable for carriage on board his people (with a view to a private operation of the aircraft), as well as a sports aircraft that can carry out the flight at high speeds and carry out execution of aerobatic stunts.

His first flight of the aircraft model Vidor Champion V performed 10 June 1995 years, after which, the aircraft almost immediately was put into serial production, which existed not so long - the aircraft release was conducted just before 1998, and then, as a kit for self-assembly future owners. Despite the fact that in 1998, the production of Vidor Champion V aircraft has been officially discontinued, private customers can self-assemble on the plane realized drawings and manuals, which continue to be on sale until today.


Vidor Champion V a photo


The design of the aircraft Vidor Champion V is made of wood, which effectively increases the weight of the aircraft structure and reduces its strength properties, although the aircraft and can withstand very large positive and negative overload.

The cockpit of the Vidor Champion V aircraft can accommodate two people - it's about the pilot and one passenger. Passenger and pilot seats are located in one line perpendicular to the axis of the aircraft, however, in the rear part of the cab there is no additional space for cargo placement, since in fact, the aircraft is not intended for their transportation. Nevertheless, there is enough space to accommodate a small amount of luggage, which quite satisfies the needs of the current owners, who, according to 2013, there were 19 people in the world (considering one aircraft located in the US and 18 aircraft located in Europe) .


Aircraft Vidor Champion V


The power plant of the Vidor Champion V aircraft consists of a single piston four-cylinder Volkswagen aircraft engine capable of developing 75 hp of thrust. The maximum flight range of the Vidor Champion V aircraft is limited to a distance of 725 kilometers, while the cruising speed is 200 km / h.

For the full assembly of the aircraft from a kit priluchayuschihsya drawings and manuals required about 1500 hours of free time and the availability of a certain work experience, which is very little it attracts potential customers.


Specifications Vidor Champion V.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people;
  • aircraft Length: 6 m .;
  • Wingspan: 8,02 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,12 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 272 kg .;
  • Payload: 208 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 480 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 200 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 225 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 725 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4200 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Volkswagen;
  • Power: 110 hp


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