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Published on Jan 30, 2011
Several riders traditional type of ultralight trike (powered hang-glider) in Brazil are switching to smaller aircraft size and weight, following a worldwide trend to fly equipment that could offer more alternatives for safe landing, even in local short period of landing.
Due to the lower weight fly with more support. The speed of this displacement minitrike is much smaller than those of conventional ultralights.
The result is greater security in the face of an emergency landing! This flight profile is for those who enjoy the low altitude landscapes, feeling the real pleasure to fly, free as birds!
Evidently, for this, the pilot should be well experienced, because there is a flight to beginners, this beautiful adventure requires sound knowledge on airworthiness.
About the equipment shown in the video: it is a minitrike (single seat) with a motor 2-stroke single-cylinder, 30 hp force, supported by flying a hang glider than 170 ft - 15 petals - technique and properly reinforced for this flight profile, and can fly with pilots up to 100 kg. Possesses two tanks of 10 liters of fuel + oil 2T, and may autonomy reach 3 hours of flight, as consumption is between 6 to 7 liters / hour operation. The maximum speed in calm wind conditions, is 20 to 25 knots.