Holbrook Ultralight Club
 
Flight Training
 

Members Aircraft

One aspect that makes ultralight aviation so attractive, and the fastest growing of any of the recreational aviation classes, is the extensive range of ultralight aircraft available.

Holbrook Ultralight Club (HULC) and its members cut their teeth on grThruster lineupass roots ultralight aircraft in the early days at a time when two seat training aircraft was not much more than a good idea and is proud to promote 9.10 and 95.25 types. This is evidenced by the this photograph that shows a lineup of Thrusters at a Club meeting in July 2004. Of course there are also many fine examples ot state-of-the-art ultralight aircraft within the Club membership.

The following is a sample of the aircraft owned and regularly operated by the members of Holbrook Ultralight Club. Click on the thumbnail for an enlarged photograph.

Bantam Aircraft: Bantam B22s
Wing Span: 9 metres
Length: 5.5 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Ken McCloskey & Max Brown
Engine: Rotax 582
Cruise: 60 knots
Category: 101.55
J-3 Kitten Aircraft: J-3 Kitten
Wing Span: 9.1 metres
Length: 5 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Rod Dowding
Engine: Rotax 447
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.10
Pioneer 300 Aircraft: Alpi Pioneer 300
Wing Span: 7.6 metres
Length: 6.3 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: James & Pat Crozier
Engine: Rotax 912S
Cruise: 100+ knots
Category: 101.55
RANS S6 Aircraft: RANS S6S
Wing Span: 10.5 metres
Length: 6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Peter Thurston
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 75 knots
Category: 101.28
Thruster T300 Aircraft: Thruster T300
Wing Span: 9.6 metres
Length: 5.6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Kevin Piltz
Engine: Rotax 582
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.25
Hummel Bird Aircraft: Hummel Bird
Wing Span: 6.4 metres
Length: 4 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Dave King
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 100+ knots
Category: 95.01
Aerochute Aircraft: Aerochute
Wing Area: 34 square metres
Length: 1.7 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Max & Isabel Brown
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 35 knots
Category: 95.32
Superpup MkIV Aircraft: Supapup IV
Wing Span: 8.2 metres
Length: 6 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Les LeFevre
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 70 knots
Category: 101.55
Thruster T85SG Aircraft: Thruster T85SG
Wing Span: 7.8 metres
Length: 5.2 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: John Ferguson
Engine: Rotax 377
Cruise: 50 knots
Category: 95.10
Quicksilver GT400 Aircraft: Quicksilver GT400
Wing Span: 9.1 metres
Length: 6 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Neville White
Engine: Rotax 447
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.10
Drifter Aircraft: Drifter
Wing Span: 9.1 metres
Length: 5.9 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Brian Medhurst
Engine: Rotax 582
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.25
Savannah Aircraft: Savannah
Wing Span: 9.0 metres
Length: 6.6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Don Shaw
Engine: Rotax 912S
Cruise: 90 knots
Category: 101.28
RANS S16 Shekari Aircraft: RANS S16 Shekari
Wing Span: 7.3 metres
Length: 5.3 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: John Ferguson
Engine: Rotax 912S
Cruise: 130 knots
Category: 101.28
RANS S6 Coyote II Aircraft: RANS S6S
Wing Span: 10.5 metres
Length: 6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Peter Nicholson
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 75 knots
Category: 101.28
Thruster T85SG Aircraft: Thruster T85SG
Wing Span: 7.8 metres
Length: 5.2 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: John Harley
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.10
CA22 Skyfox Aircraft: Skyfox
Wing Span: 9.5 metres
Length: 5.6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Nigel Holloway
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 65 knots
Category: 101.55
Drifter Aircraft: Drifter
Wing Span: 9.1 metres
Length: 5.9 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Mark Buchanan
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.25
RANS S6 Coyote II Aircraft: RANS S6
Wing Span: 10.5 metres
Length: 6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Richard Hopwood
Engine: Jabiru 2200
Cruise: 70 knots
Category: 101.28
Skyranger Aircraft: Skyranger
Wing Span: 9.5 metres
Length: 5.3 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Doug Elliot, Max Brown & Ken McCloskey
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 85 knots
Category: 101.28
Thruster T85SG Aircraft: Thruster T85SG
Wing Span: 7.8 metres
Length: 5.2 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Mal Shardlow
Engine: Rotax 503
Cruise: 55 knots
Category: 95.10
Quicksilver MX Aircraft: Quicksilver MX
Wing Span: 8.5 metres
Length: 5.5 metres
Seats: 1
Owner: Mark Buchanan
Engine: Rotax 447
Cruise: 50 knots
Category: 95.10
J-6 Karatoo Aircraft: J-6 Karatoo
Wing Span: 10.1 metres
Length: 5.8 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: John Harley
Engine: Subaru EA81
Cruise: 65 knots
Category: 101.28
Tecnam P92 Super Echo Aircraft: Tecnam P92 Super Echo
Wing Span: 9.8 metres
Length: 6.4 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Les and Marie LeFevre
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 70 knots
Category: 101.28
Jabiru Aircraft: Jabiru SP470
Wing Span: 8.0 metres
Length: 5.6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Bruce Avery
Engine: Jabiru 2200
Cruise: 100 knots
Category: 101.28
CA25N Gazelle Aircraft: CA25N Gazelle
Wing Span: 9.5 meters
Length: 5.6 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: HULC members syndicate
Engine: Rotax 912A
Cruise: 80 knots
Category: 101.55
Jabiru LSA Aircraft: Jabiru LSA
Wing Span: 8.0 metres
Length: 5.0 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Ian Dealy
Engine: Jabiru 2200
Cruise: 90 knots
Category: 101.28
Skydart 2S Aircraft: Skydart 2S
Wing Span: 9.2 metres
Length: 6.0 metres
Seats: 2
Owner: Andrew Vonarx
Engine: Rotax 912
Cruise: 85 knots
Category: 101.28