Engineers Aircraft Corporation EAC-1
|National origin||United States of America|
|Manufacturer||Engineers Aircraft Corporation|
Design and development
The EAC-1 was designed to be a low-cost sport aircraft for casual use, that could be stored in a space as small as 11 X 20 feet.
The aircraft has conventional landing gear, an open cockpit, strut braces and a parasol wing with swept sections. The fuselage is constructed of welded steel tubing with doped aircraft fabric covering.
Data from Popular Aviation
- Crew: one
- Capacity: one
- Wingspan: 30 ft (9.1 m)
- Powerplant: 1 × Wright Gipsy , 90 hp (67 kW)
- Maximum speed: 104 kn; 193 km/h (120 mph)
- Cruise speed: 87 kn; 161 km/h (100 mph)
- Stall speed: 39 kn; 72 km/h (45 mph)
- Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era
- David Mondey. The complete illustrated encyclopedia of the world's aircraft.
- Popular Aviation: 16. September 1930.
- Automotive industries, the automobile. 1930.
- Fred F. Marshall. Airway age, Volume 11, Part 2.