Vans RV8-A N212DJ for sale at AT Aviation
We have welcomed to our showroom this spectacular RV8-A. Built in 2014 by Richard Jason using the quick build kit, Inside you’ll find a black/grey interior in tandem. Her exterior is finished with an elegant white paint with grey and red stripes
which has already caught the eye of many including our ferry pilot who ferried the aircraft to Lee-on-Solent who wrote the following:
Having never flown the RV-8 plane before, I recently had the privilege of experiencing it firsthand, and the adventure was nothing short of exhilarating. From the moment I climbed into the cockpit, I was captivated by the aircrafts sleek design and robust construction, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey.
The RV-8’s performance is truly exceptional. Its responsive controls and nimble handling make manoeuvring through the air feel effortless. Whether executing precision turns, graceful climbs or smoothing cruising, the plane excludes a sense of confidence that instills the pilot with a feeling of mastery. The RV-8’s aerobatic capabilities are a standout feature, allowing for a wide range of manoeuvres that are both thrilling and awe-inspiring.
One of the most impressive attributes of the RV-8 is its exceptional visibility. The well-designed canopy provides an unobstructed panoramic view, enabling you to take in the breathtaking landscapes below and the vast sky above. This feature not only enhances the flying experience but also contributes to a heightened sense of freedom and connection with the environment.
Comfort was clearly a priority In the RV-8s design. The ergonomically crafted cockpit, comfortable seating and thoughtfully placed controls create an environment where hours in the air feel like mere minutes. The attention to detail extends to the avionics and instrumentation, providing pilots with accurate information and intuitive interfaces to ensure a safe and enjoyable flight.
Impressively, the RV-8 combines its exceptional performance with remarkable efficiency. Boasting a cruise speed of 170knots TAS while burning 12 gallons per hour, this aircraft achieves a great balance between speed and fuel economy. This characteristic not only extends your flying range but also underscores the RV-8s versatility as an aircraft suitable for both leisurely journeys and time-sensitive trips.
AIRFRAME HOURS: 455
ENGINE: ECI-Titan O-360-A1A1N
ENGINE HOURS: 455
PROPELLER: Whirl Wind 74HRT CS
PROPELLER HOURS: 455
ANNUAL: August 2024