/ Ambrosini S.1001 Grifo & S.1002 Trasimenus
Ambrosini S.1001 Grifo & S.1002 Trasimenus
The S.1001 Grifo was an Italian light aircraft that was built shortly after the end of World War II.
The first aircraft built by SAI Ambrosini post-war, the prototype flew in 1947 and was derived from the pre-war SAI.2S.
It was a four-seat monoplane with spatted fixed undercarriage.
was produced for the Italian aeroclubs with a de Havilland Gipsy Major of 120 kW (160 hp).
Three examples were bought by the Italian Aeronautica Militare, which used them between 1948 and 1950.
7.80 m (25 ft 7 in)
9.90 m (32 ft 6 in)
2.76 m (9 ft 1 in)
15.2 m2 (164 sq ft)
700 kg (1,543 lb)
Max take-off weight
1,060 kg (2,337 lb)
140 litres (37.0 US gal; 30.8 imp gal)
1 × de Havilland Gipsy Major of 120 kW (160 hp)
240 km/h (150 mph, 130 kn)
210 km/h (130 mph, 110 kn)
850 km (530 mi, 460 nmi)
5,000 m (16,000 ft)
Rate of climb
3.5 m/s (690 ft/min)
Time to altitude
16 minutes to 4,000 m (13,123 ft)
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