Specs, test data and other useful information on the Apco Vista.
|Year of Manufacture||2007|
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Apco Vista Large
I am a novice pilot here in British Columbia. I purchased an Apco Vista L this spring. I have to say I have found it to be a great wing. I have gotten …
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Had one of these for 3 years. Its a fab wing to fly, good all round, safe, and a pleasure to fly. Apco Vista: excellent quality and strong build so will …
|United Kingdom Pounds||2030||GBP|
|South African Rand||29100||ZAR|
|South Korean Won||3730000||KRW|
|pilot take-off weight||85-110 kg||(188-243 lbs)|
|wing weight||6.5 kg||(14.4 lbs)|
|wing area (flat)||28.3 m²||(305 ft²)|
|wing area (projected)||25.0 m²||(269 ft²)|
|wing span (flat)||12.4 m||(41 ft)|
|wing span (projected)||10.3 m||(34 ft)|
|aspect ratio (flat)||5.4|
|aspect ratio (projected)||4.2|
|min sink||1.1 m/s||(217 fpm, 4.0 kph, 2.1 knts)|
|best glide ratio||8.6:1|
|speed min||21 kph||(13 mph, 11 knts)|
|speed trim||37 kph||(23 mph, 20 knts)|
|speed max||50 kph||(31 mph, 27 knts)|
|rising behaviour||comes over pilot delayed|
|take off handling||easy|
|front collapse opening behaviour||spontaneous, delayed|
|asymm. collapse course change||180 - 360 degrees|
|asymm. collapse loss of altitude||average|
|asymm. collapse opening behaviour||spontaneous|
|spiral dive entry||easy|
|spiral dive exit||turn continues through 180 - 360 degrees|
|B-line stall entry||easy|
|B-line stall recovery||spontaneous|
|big ears entry||easy|
|big ears recovery||spontaneous, quickly|