Piper PA-7 Sky Coupe
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Piper PA-7 Sky Coupe

The only prototype built flew for the first time in 1945.

Piper PA-7 Sky Coupe

 ENGINE1 x Franklin 4ACG piston engine, 113hp
    Take-off weight764 kg1684 lb
    Empty weight346 kg763 lb
    Wingspan9.14 m30 ft 0 in
    Length6.98 m23 ft 11 in
    Height2.12 m7 ft 11 in
    Wing area16.43 m2176.85 sq ft
    Max. speed177 km/h110 mph
    Ceiling4120 m13500 ft
    Range856 km532 miles

Daithi, 08.10.2014

For Robert and Bob - search on outerzone.co.uk as there's a plan there for the Piper

Frank Elliott, 21.06.2013

Are there any plans, 3-views, etc that a model builder can use to build a model, static or flying, of this aircraft - Piper PA-7 Sky Coupe? See question from "Robert" on 30-11-2011.


Robert, 30.11.2011

When I was a kid, back in the 50s, I had a comic book on aviation that featured this plane with an open cockpit. The cover was missing along with several pages so I couldn't tell what the title was, but it had been published in the late 40s. I've been searching for this book for decades and this is the first clue that I've gotten.

Bob Moser, 06.01.2011

Does the prototype still exist? Museum exhibit?

Ray, 13.11.2009

I'd also like to have a 3-view or drawings of this plane.


Bob McDaniel, 15.02.2008


Do you have any 3-view or other info on this aircraft....
been looking for info on it to build a R/C 1/4 scale flying model of it.....Built the Piper PA-8 Skycyle in 1/4 scale 45 years ago it is now at the piper museum. i also built a 1/4 scale luscombe model 10.....Can i get a copy of the photo of the PA-7....
great web-site
Thank you in advance for your help, consideration of this project....Bob McDaniel

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