2019 WACO YMF-5D Biplane


POWERPLANT
Engine
Jacobs R755A2, A2M Engine with New Production Aluminum Cases Standard - 300 HP @ 2200 RPM, 1400 hr. TBO
Propellers
Fixed-Pitch (Standard), MT wood / composite, 92 in. dia Constant Speed (Optional), MT Composite 93”
DIMENSIONS
Wing Span, upper 30 ft 0 in (9.14 m)
Wing Span, lower 26 ft 10 in (8.18 m)
Length, overall 23 ft 10 in (7.26 m)
Height, overall 8 ft 6 in (2.59 m)
WEIGHTS & LOADINGS
Basic Empty Weight 1985 lb (900 kg) 2100 lb standard equipped
Baggage Capacity 100 lb (45 kg)
Gross Weight 2950 lb (1338 kg)
Useful Load 850 lb standard equipped
PERFORMANCE
Never-exceed speed 214 mph (186 kts)
Cruise speed 122 mph (105 kts)
Stall Speed, power off 59 mph (51 kts)
Fuel Standard - 48 US gal (182 liters)
Optional Long-Range Tanks - 72 US gal (273 liters)
Fuel Consumption 14 US gal/hr (typical cruise)
G limits. +5.2 / -2.1 @ 2950 lb.
image and data from WACO Aircraft Corp

For all you low-n-slow aficionados!

Extraordinary aircraft, let me scramble up a vote!

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This is a really nice request let me just take away one.

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Definitely needs more attention. Stunning aircraft, OP explains perfectly.

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Let’s get this up so people see it. This would be awesome!

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Then @Mozart_Passaredo! What do you think of this aircraft? πŸ™‚

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Not now… but its a good plane

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