|National origin||United States|
|Designer||Andy Chiavetta, Darryl Greenamyer|
|First flight||May 2010|
$29,900 without engine in 2012
The Aerochia LT-1 is a single place, composite construction, homebuilt aircraft.
Design and development
The LT-1 was co-developed by Andy Chiavetta, a composite parts specialist, and air racer, Darryl Greenamyer. The intent was to design a very simple homebuilt aircraft for first-time builders.
The first flight was performed in May 2010 piloted by Len Fox.
Data from EAA
- Crew: 1
- Length: 15 ft 2 in (4.62 m)
- Wingspan: 21 ft (6.4 m)
- Wing area: 60 sq ft (5.6 m2)
- Gross weight: 800 lb (363 kg)
- Fuel capacity: 18 U.S. gallons (68 L; 15 imp gal)
- Powerplant: 1 × HKS 700e Horizontally opposed twin, 60 hp (45 kW)
- Propellers: 2-bladed Aerolux AL-A2L
- Maximum speed: 139 kn; 257 km/h (160 mph)