If your 6 foot 6 and weigh in the neighbourhood of
260 lbs and have a son of the same size Tom Gutman might just have
the plane to fit your needs. The CT has a large roomy cabin with
plenty of head and leg room. It was designed and is being built in
Germany, and is one of the list of aircraft that will fit into the
Sportplane category when it is introduced.
The CT is powered by the 100 hp Rotax 912 S.
Cruise comes in at 130 mph, at 5300 rpm, stall comes in at 55 mph.
Ready to fly the empty weight is 675. The CT has a useful load of
700 lbs. Fuel capacity 34 gallons giving it a 900 to 1000 mile cross
Standard features include, flight instruments,
and the Rotax engine monitoring system the "Flydat." The control
system is standard stick and rudder, with electric flaps, which when
used in the negative position will increase your cruise speed by 12
The CT meets a number of
stringent European design standards and has won a number of awards. At the time of
writing the factory has produced over 260 planes.
C.C. 80HP ) or
rate of climb
landing distance, ground roll
limiting and recommended speeds
design manoeuvring speed (Va)
never exceed speed (Vne)
stall, power off (Vsl)
landing approach speed
All specifications are based on manufacturer's