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Single Engine Piston American Champion Scout Aircraft Information
The single engine piston American Champion 8GCBC Scout is a two seat general aviation aircraft. The empty weight of the aircraft is 1,400 lbs (635 kg) and the maximum takeoff weight is 2,150 lbs (975 kg). The cruising speed is 112 mph (180 km/h), the stall speed is 54 mph (86 km/h), and the maximum speed is 162 mph (260 km/h).
The Scout features fixed conventional landing gear and tandem seating. The engine options for the aircraft are Lycoming O-360 engines and the options for propellers feature a fixed or constant speed model with two or three blades.