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Circa Reproductions Miranda

Performance & specifications:

Stall speed:30 mph (48 kph)
Cruise speed:81 mph (130 kph)
Empty weight:280 lbs (127 kg)
Gross weight:600 lbs (272 kg)
Fuel capacity:10gal.
Fuel type:gasoline
Circa Reproductions Miranda

Miranda`s description

Miranda Cabin Sesquiplane is a small Negative stagger Sesquiplane, constructed like other Circa Reproductions Inc. designs, of Aluminum tube and fabric. Miranda is a very light cabin job, designed for efficiency in touring and fun. The small chord lower wing improves total lift. Whittman wing tips boost top speed and climb; shorten take off and reduce stall speed. A large diameter prop gives the plane STOL performance, while the short wing span Allows steep decent angles for excellent short field performance. Miranda can be powered with a Rotax 277 to 582, VW, Hirth or most motors between 28 and 65 horse. Extremely versatile.

Manufactured / designed by the same producer / designer:

Nieuport 11

EW:254 lbs (115 kg)
MTOW:550 lbs (249 kg)
Vs0:27 mph (43 kph)
Vc:80 mph (129 kph)
Circa Reproductions  Nieuport 11

Nieuport 12

EW:575 lbs (261 kg)
MTOW:1070 lbs (485 kg)
Vs0:33 mph (53 kph)
Vc:75 mph (121 kph)
Circa Reproductions Nieuport 12

Comparable airplanes:

Nieuport 11

EW:254 lbs (115 kg)
MTOW:550 lbs (249 kg)
Vs0:27 mph (43 kph)
Vc:80 mph (129 kph)
Circa Reproductions  Nieuport 11

Fisher Flying Products FP-404

EW:275 lbs (125 kg)
MTOW:540 lbs (245 kg)
Vs0:30 mph (48 kph)
Vc:72 mph (116 kph)
Fisher Flying Products FP-404

JDT Mini-Max 1600R SPORT

EW:301 lbs (137 kg)
MTOW:560 lbs (254 kg)
Vs0:28 mph (45 kph)
Vc:72 mph (116 kph)
JDT Mini-Max 1600R SPORT

Two Wings Aviation Mariner High Wing

EW:370 lbs (168 kg)
MTOW:950 lbs (431 kg)
Vs0:29 mph (47 kph)
Vc:80 mph (129 kph)
Two Wings Aviation Mariner High Wing

Two Wings Aviation Mariner

EW:370 lbs (168 kg)
MTOW:950 lbs (431 kg)
Vs0:29 mph (47 kph)
Vc:80 mph (129 kph)
Two Wings Aviation Mariner