Jabiru 2

The Jabiru J170 is slightly larger aircraft than the J120 and has storage space behind the seats. The schools J170 is fitted with the 6 Cylinder 3300 Jabiru motor.  The J170 is an ideal trainer for larger pilots who require more leg or shoulder room. The J170 is used for ab initio training as well as hire and fly for hour building. The rate to the student is much less than the older generation of Cessna and Piper trainers, while far outperforming them.

General Information

Crew: one pilot
PAX: one passenger
Length: 18,11 feet (5.8 m)
Wingspan: 31.8 feet (9.66 m)
Height: 7.7 feet (2.30 m)
Empty weight: 705 lb (320 kg)
MTOW: 1323 lb (600 kg)
Useful load: 617 lb (280 kg)
Powerplant: Jabiru 120 Horsepower

Never Exceed Speed: 140 knots
Cruise speed: 100 knots
Stall Speed Landing: 40 kts
Stall Speed Take Off: 45 kts
Stall Speed Clean: 45 kts

Fuel Capacity: 135L
Fuel Consumption: 20-24 L/hr
Range: 610nm (75% power Nil reserve)
Endurance: 6,1 hrs (75% power Nil reserve)
Service ceiling: 15,000 feet
Rate of climb: 500 ft/min (at gross)

Always look up figures in the POH for the aircraft being flown.