Aeros Mister X

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Mister X
Role Paraglider
National origin Ukraine
Manufacturer Aeros
Status Production completed

The Aeros Mister X is a Ukrainian single-place, paraglider that was designed and produced by Aeros of Kiev.[1]

Design and development[edit]

The Mister X was intended as an intermediate paraglider and was in production in 2003, but is no longer available. The variant number indicates the wing area in square metres, rounded off to the nearest whole number.[1][2]

Variants[edit]

Mister X 25
Version with a 11.44 m (37.5 ft) span wing, an area of 24.75 m2 (266.4 sq ft), with 74 cells, an aspect ratio of 5.29:1 and a maximum speed of 50 km/h (31 mph). Pilot weight range is 65 to 85 kg (143 to 187 lb).[1]
Mister X 27
Version with a 12.01 m (39.4 ft) span wing, an area of 27.25 m2 (293.3 sq ft), with 74 cells, an aspect ratio of 5.29:1 and a maximum speed of 50 km/h (31 mph). Pilot weight range is 75 to 95 kg (165 to 209 lb).[1]
Mister X 30
Version with a 12.6 m (41.3 ft) span wing, an area of 30 m2 (320 sq ft), with 74 cells, an aspect ratio of 5.29:1 and a maximum speed of 50 km/h (31 mph). Pilot weight range is 85 to 105 kg (187 to 231 lb).[1]

Specifications (Mister X 25)[edit]

Data from Bertrand[1]

General characteristics

  • Crew: one
  • Wingspan: 11.44 m (37 ft 6 in)
  • Wing area: 24.75 m2 (266.4 sq ft)
  • Aspect ratio: 5.29:1

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 50 km/h (31 mph; 27 kn)
  • Rate of sink: 1.0 m/s (200 ft/min)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Bertrand, Noel; Rene Coulon; et al: World Directory of Leisure Aviation 2003-04, page 11. Pagefast Ltd, Lancaster OK, 2003. ISSN 1368-485X
  2. ^ Aeros (2008). "Chronicles of AEROS Company". Retrieved 4 February 2012.