Gloster Gannet
1923
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Gloster Gannet

An ultralight biplane with folding wings for storing the aircraft in a garage.


Specification 
 ENGINE1 x Carden
 WEIGHTS
    Take-off weight186 kg410 lb
    Empty weight128 kg282 lb
 DIMENSIONS
    Wingspan5.49 m18 ft 0 in
    Length5.03 m17 ft 6 in
    Height1.83 m6 ft 0 in
    Wing area9.57 m2103.01 sq ft
 PERFORMANCE
    Max. speed105 km/h65 mph
    Range225 km140 miles

Comments
renshilun, 20.06.2011

love this little machine. Would love to build a replica of one some day but probably no plans or drawings remain.

, 20.06.2011

Gloster Gannet
1923

Anthony Cartledge, 11.08.2009

A beautiful little plane. I'm desperate to find a closeup
shot of the 2-cylinder Carden engine. Anyone?

Mark Jones, 13.03.2009

love this little machine. Would love to build a replica of one some day but probably no plans or drawings remain.

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