2018 PIPISTREL ALPHA TRAINER


  • For Sale
  • 2018
  • PIPISTREL ALPHA TRAINER
  • N728KL
  • Not Listed
  • PORTLAND, OR USA

Call for Price
Call for Price

I accept the Trade-A-Plane terms of use & service:   


Stay safe. Read more about avoiding scams and protecting your money. By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use & our Privacy Policy.


  • For Sale
  • 2018
  • PIPISTREL ALPHA TRAINER
  • N728KL
  • Not Listed
  • PORTLAND, OR USA

USA Aircraft Brokers Inc- SJ MCKEE

SJ McKee

10940 SW Barnes Road #262

PORTLAND, OR 97225 USA

Map It

General Specs (cont.)

500

N/A

Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

Pipistrel's Alpha Trainer has been out since 2012. They have two seaters, four seaters and gliders. This aircraft is an affordable light sport aircraft that performs for a fraction of the cost of similar aircraft. It has up to date modern avionics and Pipistrel simplicity, all systems are modular and easy to replace. It appeals to a broad range of pilots but is a fantastic fuel efficient light sport aircraft that is fun to fly.

Avionics / Equipment

Pipistrel's Alpha Trainer has been out since 2012. They have two seaters, four seaters and gliders. This aircraft is an affordable light sport aircraft that performs for a fraction of the cost of similar aircraft. It has up to date modern avionics and Pipistrel simplicity, all systems are modular and easy to replace. It appeals to a broad range of pilots but is a fantastic fuel efficient light sport aircraft that is fun to fly.
Airframe Details:The Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER is manufactured from state-of-the-art composites and has an empty weight 100 pounds less than most competitors’ aircraft. This is one of the reasons why the Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER can offer such good performance and economy.

The Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER has a new wing design based on the already successful and proven Pipistrel Virus SW aircraft. With the redesigned wing the aircraft does not require airbrakes to land, further simplifying the cockpit controls for students. The new wings feature redesigned flaperons which now have 25° of flap travel making short field landings a breeze.
Engine(s) Details:Engine Rotax 912 UL2
Rated power 80 hp at 5,800 rpm
Propeller fixed pitch diameter 63’’ 1620 mm
It;s Fuel efficient, 2.5 gallons-3.5 gallons per hour.
Avionics:Pipistrel can build a aircraft to suit, aircraft can be VFR or IFR compatible. We can put Garmin or King equipment in any aircraft. We have new, used or barely used aircraft. Pipistrel avionics are modern and do not require upgrading like similar priced products. It is ADS-B compliant and has auto pilot and other necessary flight features.
Interior:Durability in the training market requires careful planning, for this reason Pipistrel have chosen to supply the Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER with extra heavy-duty seat fabric, the wheel spats are also removed from this aircraft meaning it’s impossible for a student to break them getting in and out and in the unlikely event of a puncture the wheel can be replaced in around 2 minutes, again design features helping to keep the Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER in the air and earning you money rather than being in the repair shop.
Exterior:wing span 34’ 6’’ 10.5 m
length 21’ 4’’ 6.5 m
height 6’ 9” 2.05 m
wing surface area 100 sqft 9.29 m2
vertical fin surface area 11.8 sqft 1.1 m2
rudder surface area 4.8 sqft0.45 m2
horizontal stabilizer and elevator surface area 11.6 sqft 1.08 m2
aspect ratio 11.8
Maintenance:Durability in the training market requires careful planning, for this reason Pipistrel have chosen to supply the Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER with extra heavy-duty seat fabric, the wheel spats are also removed from this aircraft meaning it’s impossible for a student to break them getting in and out and in the unlikely event of a puncture the wheel can be replaced in around 2 minutes, again design features helping to keep the Pipistrel ALPHA TRAINER in the air and earning you money rather than being in the repair shop.
Addition Features, Equipment or Comments:standard fuel capacity, total 13.2 US gal 50 liters
standard fuel capacity, usable 12.7 US gal 48 liters
standard fuel weight full 79.4 lbs 36 kg
fuel flow at cruise speed 108 knots (typical) 3.6 gph 13.6 l/h
standard endurance at cruise speed 108 knots (excluding 30 min reserve) 3.0 hours 180 minutes
standard range at cruise speed 108 knots (excluding 30 min reserve) 324 NM 600 km
best speed for max cruise endurance 90 knots @ 4900-5000 rpm
max cruise endurance 90 KIAS 3.6 hours + 30 min reserve

*All aircraft loans are subject to credit approval. Monthly payments illustrated above are based on terms available to the highest qualified candidates, and are subject to additional documentation fees, terms and conditions. Currency Capital, LLC is an independent finance company and is not the manufacturer or supplier of any equipment. Currency Capital, LLC utilizes its broad network of aircraft lenders to offer the most competitive rates and terms available, for both businesses and consumers. Commercial Financing may be provided by Currency Capital, LLC and loans made or arranged pursuant to California Finance Lenders Law license number 60DBO-56173.