Heath Parasol

Heath Parasol
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The Heath Parasol is an American single-place open cockpit homebuilt monoplane aircraft.

General characteristics

* Crew: One pilot
* Length: 16 ft 9 in (5.1 m)
* Wingspan: 25 ft 0 in (7.62 m)
* Height: 5 ft 8.25 in (1.73 m)
* Wing area: 135 ft² (12.5 m²)
* Empty weight: 260 lb (117.9 kg)
* Loaded weight: 560 lb (253.9 kg)
* Powerplant: 1× Heath-Henderson B-4 (25 hp), 25 hp ()

Performance

* Maximum speed: 112 kmh (70 mph)
* Cruise speed: 90 kmh (56 mph)
* Rate of climb: 500 ft/min (152 m/min)
* Wing loading: 5.2 lb/ft² ()