FK 12 Comet

The FK 12 Comet has good flight performance due to optimized laminar profile with four ailerons (flaperons) over the entire wingspan. The aircraft can be adapted within minutes from open cockpit to a one or two-seater closed cockpit.

The wings can be folded in a matter of minutes by one person alone! Transport width: 2.42 m. The aircraft can be bought complete or as a kit.

specifications
 
powerplant
propeller
length
height
wing span
wing area
seats
empty weight
useful load
gross weight
fuel capacity
range
Rotax 912ULS
Ducaine composite fixed pitch three-blade.
l8ft
6ft 2in
23ft
144.2sq ft
2
661lb
330lb
9921b
12.7 Imp gal
x

performance

takeoff distance, ground roll
rate of climb
max speed
cruise speed
landing distance, ground roll
service ceiling
x
1,378ft/min
x
102 knots
x
x

limiting and recommended speeds

design manoeuvring speed (Va)
never exceed speed (Vne)
stall, power off (Vsl)
landing approach speed
x
119 knots
33 knots
x

the empty weight can be reduced to 5821b in the Microlight category and the max AUW increased to 1,146lb in the Experimental category. When operated in the Experimental category the G limits also increase to +6/-2.66G. Folding wings

All specifications are based on manufacturer's calculations