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Performance - Xairuk.com - The Wessex Light Aeroplane Company

Xair Hawk Performance

Performance Figures Below are for the aircraft at Max all up weight and 85hp Jabiru Engine fitted with 2 blade wooden Newton Prop.

Stall speed: 33 mph
V.N.E.: 125 mph
Cruise Speed: 90 mph
Climb Speed: 55 mph
Rate of Climb: 900 ft/min
Glide Ratio: 7@40 mph
Fuel Consumption: 10 Ltr/hr



Structurally the Hawk will be tested in the UK, to 6 Gs positive and 3 Gs negative at an all up weight of 499kg as it is also available as a Group A VLA.

This is far beyond the limits, to which the aircraft will be exposed to, even in the worst turbulent conditions.