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Established in the 1980's as Extra Flugzeugbau in Germany by Walter Extra.
Anthony-NYC
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Extra Question

Post by Anthony-NYC » 02 Sep 2016 13:07

I know some of the Extras were experimental and some certified. Can someone tell me which ones were certified and which ones were experimental?

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Re: Extra Question

Post by Grant » 06 Sep 2016 15:01

All 230s and I think 260s are experimental. I think all other types have experimental and certified versions.

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Re: Extra Question

Post by Anthony-NYC » 06 Sep 2016 17:36

Grant wrote:All 230s and I think 260s are experimental. I think all other types have experimental and certified versions.
Thanks for the info. I could not find much online about the experimental versions.

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Post by CFI A&P » 07 Sep 2016 12:11

Anthony-NYC wrote:
Grant wrote:All 230s and I think 260s are experimental. I think all other types have experimental and certified versions.
Thanks for the info. I could not find much online about the experimental versions.
The easy way to find out what is not in the experimental category is to look at the type certificate.

http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guida ... Rev_12.pdf

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Re: Extra Question

Post by Anthony-NYC » 07 Sep 2016 14:32

CFI A&P wrote:
Anthony-NYC wrote:
Grant wrote:All 230s and I think 260s are experimental. I think all other types have experimental and certified versions.
Thanks for the info. I could not find much online about the experimental versions.
The easy way to find out what is not in the experimental category is to look at the type certificate.

http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guida ... Rev_12.pdf
Very good, I should have know this thanks..

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Re: Extra Question

Post by Maciej » 15 Sep 2016 15:42

Anthony-NYC wrote:
Grant wrote:All 230s and I think 260s are experimental. I think all other types have experimental and certified versions.
Thanks for the info. I could not find much online about the experimental versions.
Also, remember, it didn't necessarily have to start out as experimental, it could have very well started out certified and then modified ending up in the experimental exhibition category. One of the mid-wings I've been looking at falls into that category.

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Re: Extra Question

Post by Maxu » 16 Sep 2016 01:47

Maciej wrote:Also, remember, it didn't necessarily have to start out as experimental, it could have very well started out certified and then modified ending up in the experimental exhibition category. One of the mid-wings I've been looking at falls into that category.
That´s exactly what happened to our "330XS". It started out as a certified 300S, but later got updated with a larger rudder, modified elevator and an AEIO-580 and is now registered as an experimental (in Germany however).

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