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LANCAIR Evolution Piston

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Name Evolution Piston
Manufacturer LANCAIR
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Mass group UNK

Manufacturered as:

LANCAIR Evolution

LANCAIR Evolution Piston

LANCAIR Evolution Piston


The Lancair Evolution is an American pressurized, low wing, four-place, single-engined aircraft, made from carbon fiber composite, developed by Lancair and available as an amateur-built kit.

Technical Data

Wing span 11 m36.089 ft
Length 9.10 m29.856 ft
Height 1.30 m4.265 ft
Powerplant 1 x Lycoming TEO-540-A2A
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)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 400 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 450 m
MTOW kg Ceiling FL280 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 17001,700 nm
3,148,400 m
3,148.4 km
10,329,396.333 ft

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving EVOP

None on SKYbrary