Blue Bird (Pica 1)
&
Competition

Blue Bird (Pica 1) AQUILA A210 Katana DA 20-C1 Liberty XL2 Tecnam P92 JS

Country

Iran Italy USA Austria Germany

Engine

Rotax 914 F3 Rotax 912 S Continental IO240B3B Continental IO240B Rotax 912 S

Type of Engine

Turbo charged No Turbo charged No Turbo charged No Turbo charged No Turbo charged

Propeller

3 Blade Constant speed 2 Blade Constant speed 2 Blade Fix 2 Blade Fix 2 Blade Constant speed

Output (KW) HP

115 100 125 125 100

Fuel type

AVGAS or Super Premium AVGAS or Super Premium AVGAS AVGAS AVGAS or Super Premium

Empty Weight (kg)

500 490 529 483 310

Useful load (kg)

250 220 220 273 240

Level speed (kts)

152 127 133 132 128

Stall Speed (kts)

44 43 44 43 36

Range (75%) (km)

1100 990 760 920 740

Service Ceiling (ft)

14000 14000 14000 14000 14000

Control System

Stick or Yoke Stick Stick Stick Stick

Seat type

Adjustable Fix Fix Fix Fix

Type of Door

Big & Safe Canopy Canopy Small Small

Certification category

CS-VLA CS-VLA CS-VLA FAR23 CS-VLA

Pilot training class according ICAO

PPL/CPL/IP PPL/CPL PPL/CPL PPL/CPL PPL/CPL

Basic Price in Iran(2006)

116,000 Euro 150,000 Euro 149,000 Euro 140,125 Euro 120,000 Euro

Price Ratio Comparison

100% 129% 128% 121% 103%

Price for Export

100,000 Euro 120,000 120,000 114,000 96,000

Price Ratio Comparison

100% 120 % 120 % 104 % -104 %