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Globe Swift

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The Globe Swift is a sporty general aviation design that was produced from 1946 to 1951. The 'A' model was the only multi-seat, complex, non experimental aircraft of its time in the United States under 100 horsepower. Our Swift has an alclad skin, early production magnesium engine cooling grill and fabric-covered rudder.


Specifications

Engine –  85 hp at 2,575 rpm

Gross Weight –  1,570 lbs

Cruise Speed –  120 mph

Maximum Speed - 130 mph

Stall Speed –  56 mph

Landing Speed - 42 mph

 

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