Specs, test data and other useful information on the Swing Mistral 5.
|Year of Manufacture||2008|
|Certification||LTF 1-2 / EN B|
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|United Kingdom Pounds||2500||GBP|
|South African Rand||37000||ZAR|
|South Korean Won||4900000||KRW|
|pilot take-off weight||85-110 kg||(188-243 lbs)|
|wing weight||6.2 kg||(13.7 lbs)|
|wing area (flat)||28.9 m²||(311 ft²)|
|wing area (projected)||24.9 m²||(268 ft²)|
|wing span (flat)||12.5 m||(41 ft)|
|wing span (projected)||9.9 m||(32 ft)|
|aspect ratio (flat)||5.4|
|aspect ratio (projected)||3.9|
|min sink||1.1 m/s||(217 fpm, 4.0 kph, 2.1 knts)|
|best glide ratio||9.6|
|speed min||23 kph||(14 mph, 12 knts)|
|speed trim||38 kph||(24 mph, 21 knts)|
|speed max||50 kph||(31 mph, 27 knts)|
|rising behaviour||comes over pilot delayed|
|take off handling||average|
|front collapse opening behaviour||spontaneous, delayed|
|asymm. collapse course change||90 - 180 degrees|
|asymm. collapse loss of altitude||average|
|asymm. collapse opening behaviour||spontaneous|
|spiral dive entry||average|
|spiral dive exit||turn continues through < 180 degrees|
|B-line stall entry||easy|
|B-line stall recovery||spontaneous|
|big ears entry||easy|
|big ears recovery||spontaneous, quickly|