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MUDRY CAP-230/231/232

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CP23
Aircraft
Name CAP-230/231/232
Manufacturer MUDRY
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail Regular tail, high set
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Position Nose mounted
Landing gear Tailwheel fixed
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

AKROTECH EUROPE CAP-232
CAP AVIATION CAP-232
MUDRY CAP-231
MUDRY CAP-230
MUDRY CAP-232


MUDRY CAP-230/231/232

MUDRY CAP-230/231/232

Description

The CAP Aviation CAP-23x family is a family of aircraft designed for competition aerobatics. The CAP 230 airframe was a direct development of the CAP 21 competition single seater strengthened to cope with a 300 hp 6-cylinder Lycoming AEIO-540 engine instead of the 200 hp original 4-cylinder Lycoming AEIO-360.

Technical Data

Wing span 8.1 m26.575 ft
Length 6.75 m22.146 ft
Height 1.6 m5.249 ft
Powerplant 1 x 300 HP Lycoming AEIO-540-L1B5D piston engine with 2, 3 or 4 blade propeller (depending on the version CAP 230, 231 or 232).
Engine model Lycoming O-540

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS 95 kts IAS 100 kts IAS 100 kts MACH TAS 150 kts MACH IAS 130 kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) 60 kts
Distance 200 m ROC 1400 ft/min ROC 500 ft/min ROC 0 ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD 500 ft/min MCS 68 kts Distance 450 m
MTOW 800800 kg
0.8 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL150 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 640640 nm
1,185,280 m
1,185.28 km
3,888,713.914 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving CP23

None on SKYbrary