Samiksha Jaiswal

ATEC 321 Faeta

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Top speed  270 km/h
Manufacturer  ATEC v.o.s.
Wingspan  9.6 m
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The ATEC 321 Faeta is a Czech ultralight and light-sport aircraft, designed and produced by ATEC v.o.s. of Libice nad Cidlinou. It was developed from the earlier ATEC 122 Zephyr 2000. The aircraft is supplied as a complete ready-to-fly-aircraft.

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Design and development

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The Faeta was designed to comply with the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale microlight rules and US light-sport aircraft rules. It features a cantilever low-wing, a two-seats-in-side-by-side configuration enclosed cockpit under a bubble canopy, fixed tricycle landing gear, a T-tail and a single engine in tractor configuration. It is an approved SLSA in the USA.

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The aircraft fuselage is made with a carbon fibre shell and composite sandwich bulkheads. The 9.6 m (31.5 ft) span wing is made from carbon fibre sandwiches built upon a laminated wooden spar. The wing varies from the Zephyr in that it has a different tapered planform and uses a new airfoil. The design attempts to provide a lower empty weight and stall speed than the 122 Zephyr. The standard engine available is the 100 hp (75 kW) Rotax 912ULS four-stroke powerplant.

Specifications (321 Faeta)

Data from Bayerl and Tacke

General characteristics

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  • Crew: one
  • Capacity: one passenger
  • Wingspan: 9.6 m (31 ft 6 in)
  • Wing area: 10.1 m2 (109 sq ft)
  • Empty weight: 278 kg (613 lb)
  • Gross weight: 472.5 kg (1,042 lb)
  • Fuel capacity: 70 litres (15 imp gal; 18 US gal)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Rotax 912ULS four cylinder, liquid and air-cooled, four stroke, 75 kW (101 hp)
  • Propellers: 3-bladed composite
  • Performance

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  • Maximum speed: 270 km/h (168 mph; 146 kn)
  • Cruising speed: 227 km/h (141 mph; 123 kn)
  • Stall speed: 52 km/h (32 mph; 28 kn)
  • Rate of climb: 7 m/s (1,400 ft/min)
  • Wing loading: 46.78 kg/m2 (9.58 lb/sq ft)

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    References

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