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Sonerai I

Performance & specifications:

Number of seats:1
Wing area:75 sqft
Stall speed:45 mph (72 kph)
Cruise speed:150 mph (241 kph)
Never exceeded speed:225 mph (362 kph)
Empty weight:440 lbs (200 kg)
Gross weight:700 lbs (318 kg)
Climb rate:1000 fpm
Take-off run:600 feet
Landing run:800 feet
Wingspan:16.67 feet
Lenght: feet
Height:5 feet
Engine:70 hp
Fuel capacity:16gal.
Fuel type:gasoline
Great Plains Sonerai I

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U.S. FAA registrations

Model year No. of seats City State
20051TOPEKA KS
19971SNELLVILLE GA
19961LOUISVILLE KY
19951WEST LAFAYETTE IN
19901LAFAYETTE LA
19891FALL RIVER WI
19861MITCHELL SD
19841IRVING TX
24x registration with missing year and state
Total registered: 32

Sonerai I accident statistics by event year

NTSB Identification Accident Number Event Date Location Injury Severity
20001208X06718FTW96LA3671996-09-01SANTA FE, NMNon-Fatal
20001214X39599FTW84LA2471984-05-28LEANDER, TXNon-Fatal

Manufactured / designed by the same producer / designer:

Sonerai II Original

EW:520 lbs (236 kg)
MTOW:925 lbs (420 kg)
Vs0:45 mph (72 kph)
Vc:140 mph (225 kph)
Great Plains Sonerai II Original

Sonerai II Stretch

EW:540 lbs (245 kg)
MTOW:1150 lbs (522 kg)
Vs0:50 mph (80 kph)
Vc:139 mph (224 kph)
Great Plains Sonerai II Stretch