Uncompromised Performance The Virus SW is an exceptional aircraft holding multiple records from round the world flights to NASA challenge winners. The Virus SWʼs strengths lie in its ability to fly at altitudes of 15,000 ft and take off and land from short runways. Fully customisable with a range of powerplants and equipment options, the Virus SW is the ideal aircraft for fast cross-country flying, surveillance missions and advanced operations. With more than 1,000 in operation around the world with private owners, aviation professionals, training organisations, and in special mission applications, the Virus SW is truly Pipistrelʼs most versatile aircraft. Fully Customizable Available with multiple engine choices, from the 80hp Rotax 912 through to the 115hp turbocharged Rotax 914 series, the Virus SW combines pure speed with unprecedented fuel economy. A host of avionics options allow for a fully customised cockpit experience including an IFR rated glass cockpit with GPS and integrated autopilot. Aerodynamic Efficiency Thanks to its superior aerodynamic efficiency, state of the art composite material construction and lowest fuel consumption it its category, the Virus SW can cruise at up to 150 kts and has a range of nearly 900nm. With a comfortable and quiet cabin full of high quality features such as handmade leather and a reinforced Kevlar cockpit the Virus SW really is a customer favourite.
Engine Manufacturer Rotax Engine Model 912 UL Max Take-off power 80 hp at 5800 rpm Max Fuel Capacity 26 usg (100 litres)