1996 Turbine Legend (Experimental):
AirplanesUSA proudly presents the original demo Legend – a most-powerful, fast, and very maneuverable aircraft which was built by Jeff Ackland, president of Performance Aircraft (KS), and later converted to a turboprop.
Call Tom Robertson (480) 352-1315.
900 TT Since New
Walter M601D Turbine Engine (724 SHP)
3 SMOH (Turbine Power Technologies, Deland, FL - 2015)
E.I. FP-5 Digital Fuel Flow Monitor
Avia V508 3-blade prop
3 SOH (Turbine Power Technologies, Deland, FL - 2015)
No known damage history
Fresh annual inspection with sale
Garmin GNC 300XL GPS/Com with moving map
Digiflight II Autopilot (HDG, ALT, GPSS)
2 tandem seats (light blue) in good condition
Canopy glass is in very good condition
White with Maroon trim paint scheme in very good condition
External power receptacle
Aircraft is hangared near Phoenix, AZ (Zip 85215)
Call Tom Robertson at AirplanesUSA (480) 352-1315.
Aircraft may be seen by appointment.
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General characteristics (not aircraft specific):
Length: 25 ft 9 in (7.84 m)
Wingspan: 28 ft 6 in (8.69 m)
Height: 9 ft 5 in (2.86 m)
Wing area: 101.0 sq ft (9.38 m2)
Aspect ratio: 8.0
Empty weight: 2,050 lb (930 kg)
Max takeoff weight: 3,298 lb (1,496 kg)
Powerplant: 1 × Walter M601 Turboprop, 720 hp (540 kW)
Propellers: 3-bladed Avia V 508E/84
Performance (not aircraft specific):
Maximum speed: 356 mph; 309 kn (573 km/h)
Cruising speed: 334 mph; 290 kn (537 km/h) maximum at 25000 ft (7620 m)
Stall speed: 76 mph; 66 kn (123 km/h) landing configuration
Never exceed speed: 400 mph; 347 kn (643 km/h)
Range: 944 mi; 821 nmi (1,520 km) at max cruising speed with standard fuel and reserves
Service ceiling: 35,007 ft (10,670 m)
G limits: +6/-4
Rate of climb: 6,500 ft/min (33 m/s)
Wing loading: 32.67 lb/sq ft (159.5 kg/m2)