Blue Bird (Pica 1) is two – seat , side – by – side , adjustable seats , full composite structure , low – wing aircraft .

Turbo charge engine with constant speed three blades propeller.

Good cockpit design , layout and space .

Online in flight engine data recording , low operating cost with easy maintenance and long life composite structure.

Adjustable rudder pedals with "stick" or "yoke" control system optional.

Why this aircraft is different from others :

  • Having two kind of flight control systems.
            - Stick (standard)
            - Yoke (optional)
  • Movable & adjustable seats (Back support and all the seat).
  • Adjustable Rudder Pedals.
  • Big and forward opening doors on both side.
  • 115 H.P turbo charged, using 100 LL as well as automotive super unleaded 95% octane.
  • Three bladed contestant speed propeller.
  • Low direct operation cost.
  • You can compare Blue Bird with other composite one.

Applications

Pilot training (PPL & CPL)

Recreational flying.

Aero club operations.

Anti smuggler patrol.

Postal purposes.

Research flight .

Border patrol.

 

 

performance

Never Exceed Speed (IAS)

140 kt (260 km/h, 160 mph)

Max Level Speed at 14000 ft. (TAS)

152 kt (280 km/h, 175 mph)

Max Cruising Speed at 10000 ft. (TAS)

130 kt (240 km/h, 150 mph)

Stalling Speed, Flaps Down

44 kt (81 km/h, 51 mph)

Max Rate Of Climb

229 m (750 ft) /min

Takeoff Run

274 m (900 ft)

Landing Run

244 m (800 ft)

Max Range

1000 km, 621 miles

Service ceiling

4265 m (14000 ft)

 

propeller

Manufacturer: MT Propeller
Type: MTV-6-A-172-08
Specifications: Constant speed, Variable
pitch, Max diameter of 172 cm (67.7 in)

 

Power plant

4 stroke , 4 cylinders . horizontally oppose , spark ignition engine , with turbo charger and electronic control of boost pressure (TCU: turbo charge control unit ) , one central camshaft – push – rod – OHV ,liquid cooled cylinder heads and ram air – cooled cylinders.

Engine Manufacturer :

BRP- ROTAX

Model :

914F3

Max Takeoff Power :

115 HP for 5 min (84.5 KW)

Max continues Power :

100HP (73.5KW)

Fuel Type :

Automotive Super 95% Octane Unleaded or Avgas 100 LL

Fuel Consuption :

At Takeoff Performance 33.0 L/h

At Max Continues Power 27.2 L/h