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SWL-36

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About this plane

The SWL-36 may look ahead of its time, but this is because it was designed after the SWL-100 and the SWL-150. With working landing gear, this is a modern medium-sized plane.


Controls

Trim up | Gear doors
AG8 | Landing gear lights
Landing gear | Landing gear
AG1 | Braking equipment
VTOL up | flaps


How to fly

Takeoff

Trim up when you start. VTOL to half a notch up. Full throttle. Rotation speed is around 250 MPH. Trim down, 8 deactivated, and gear up. Trim up. Cruising is 8,000 ft, and 90% throttle.

Landing

Use flaps as needed. Gear down before landing, activate 8 and 1. When you touch down, pull back throttle. Speedbrakes and reverse thrust activate. Deactivate 1 after decelerating. When at parking area, deactivate 8.


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General Characteristics

  • Created On iOS
  • Wingspan 113.5ft (34.6m)
  • Length 98.0ft (29.9m)
  • Height 23.8ft (7.3m)
  • Empty Weight 48,759lbs (22,117kg)
  • Loaded Weight 80,451lbs (36,492kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 1.089
  • Wing Loading 56.8lbs/ft2 (277.3kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 1,416.3ft2 (131.6m2)
  • Drag Points 24563

Parts

  • Number of Parts 300
  • Control Surfaces 6
  • Performance Cost 1,483