Aircraft and documents, full-size, Microlight, Kimberley Sky-Rider Prototype, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1977
Microlight Kimberley Sky-Rider constructed of aluminium tubing with orange dacron sail cloth covering the airfoil surfaces. It is fitted with three axis controls: ailerons, elevators and a rudder and three position flaps for take-off, flying and landing. Accompanying the aircraft is a book of designs and notes for its construction.
Wing span: 9.8m (32 ft 4 in)
Gross weight: 181 kg (400 lbs)
Wing area: 13.4 sq m (144 sq ft)
Cruise speed: 64 km/h (40 mph)
Range: 45 min
Engine: 11.2 kW (15 hp) Fuji Robin