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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      5 m
      9 m
    • Height
      1 m
      3 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      13 m2
      20 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      8 m
      13 m
    • Wing loading
      3 kg/m2
      829 kg/m2
    • Swept
      4 m
      10 m
    • Sweep
      25 deg
      68 deg
    • Aspect ratio
      5
      9
    • Disc area
      1 m2
      460 m2
    • Main rotor diameter
      1 m
      62 m
    • Rotor number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Blades per rotor
      4 qt
      5 qt
    • Disc loading
      17 kg/m2
      73 kg/m2
    • Tail rotor diameter
      0 m
      5 m
    • Empty weight
      337 kg
      507 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      635 kg
      953 kg
    • Loaded weight
      5 kg
      242500 kg
    • Crew
      1 per.
      2 per.
    • Useful load
      26 kg
      90700 kg
    • Payload
      23 kg
      122470 kg
    • Capacity passengers
      1 per.
      2 per.
    • Hardpoints
      1 qt
      2576 qt
    • Ground Speed
      166 km/h
      250 km/h
    • Max. Speed
      25 km/h
      28165 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      148 km/h
      222 km/h
    • Stall Speed
      55 km/h
      83 km/h
    • Landing Speed
      68 km/h
      270 km/h
    • Minimum control speed
      24 km/h
      113 km/h
    • Never exceed speed
      196 km/h
      296 km/h
    • Fuel Capacity
      23 l
      320000 l
    • Fuel External
      142 l
      10025 l
    • Power/mass
      0 hp/kg
      23 hp/kg
    • Thrust/weight
      0 kN/kg
      3 kN/kg
    • Afterburning thrust
      29 kN/kg
      980 kN/kg
    • Total Power
      120 hp
      181 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      4476 m
      6714 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      588 km
      882 km
    • Range PTB (Ferry range)
      720 km
      10000 km
    • Сombat radius
      277 km
      7210 km
    • Endurance
      0 h
      150 h
    • Takeoff roll
      20 m
      3200 m
    • Landing roll
      20 m
      2570 m
    • Maximum glide ratio
      7
      43
    • Load factor from
      2 G
      9 G
    • Rate of climb
      234 m/min
      352 m/min
    • Rate of sink
      36 m/min
      56 m/min
    • Time to altitude
      0 min
      105 min
    • Propellers
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Prop diameter
      1 m
      6 m
    • Prop blade number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Guns
      1 qt
      18 qt
    • Bombs
      1 qt
      250 qt
    • Missiles
      1 qt
      24 qt
    • Rockets
      1 qt
      76 qt
    • Torpedoes
      1 qt
      4 qt
    • Bombs weight
      2 kg
      39000 kg
    • Rockets weight
      1 kg
      48 kg
    • Number built
      12000 qt
      18000 qt
    • Price
      41 USD
      750000000 USD

Piper PA-18 Super Cub

TypeAircraft
Company

Piper Aircraft

Scheme

Monoplane

High wing

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
6.9
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
2.0
50.1
Wings
Wing area (m2)
1.1
 
16.6
925
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
10.7
95
Aspect ratio
1.7
 
7
25.6
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
422
276,800
Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight) (kg)
154
 
793.8
575,000
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
1
112
Capacity passengers (per.)
1
 
1
400
Speeds
Ground Speed (km/h)
96.6
 
208
1,500
Сruise Speed (km/h)
52
 
185
3,087
Stall Speed (km/h)
40
 
69
257.7
flaps down
Never exceed speed (km/h)
108.0
 
246
1,050
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
150.1
60,000
1 powerplant
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
5,595
161,544
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
735
40,700
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
293
36,000
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
15,000
43,000
Introduction 1949
First flight 1949

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