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Light Sport Aircraft Definition

Definition

        Maximum Take Off Weight

        660 Lbs for Lighter-Than-Air Aircraft

        1320 Lbs for Aircraft Not Intended For Operation on Water

        1430 Lbs for Aircraft Intended For Operation on Water

        Maximum Airspeed in Level Flight With a VH of 120 Knots

        Maximum Never-Exceed Speed  VNE of 120 CAS for Glider

        Maximum Stalling Speed of 45 Knots (no lift enhancing devices)

        Maximum Seating of 2 Persons

        A Single, Reciprocating Engine if Powered

        A Fixed or Ground-Adjustable Propeller (Other than Glider)

     A Fixed or Auto-feathering Propeller (Powered Glider)

        Fixed-Pitch, Semi-Rigid, Teetering, Two-Blade Rotor System If Gyroplane

        A Non-Pressurized Cabin, If Equipped With a Cabin

        Fixed Landing Gear, Except For a Aircraft Intended For Operation On Water Or a Glider

        Fixed Or Repositionable Landing Gear, On A Hull, For an Aircraft Intended For Operation On Water

        Fixed Or Retractable Landing Gear For a Glider