Vans RV-7A

Aircraft description

This beautifully built and equipped aircraft offers under 250 hours of A.F/Eng./Prop. since new, a full maintenance history & full Apollo avionics suite including moving map colour GPS, dual Nav / Com and VOR/ILS, ready for IFR. The interior presents beautifully with leather trimmed seats, quality carpets, matching side pockets and trims - with good quality paint that has lasted the test of time.

With high quality RV7's difficult to find and the price of a new equivalent build now in excess of AUD$300,000, this aircraft offers exceptional value for the VFR/IFR pilot looking for a fast, nimble, capable tourer & recreational aircraft with very low time.

Basic info
Aircraft type
Single Pistons (GA)
Make / Manufacturer
Vans
Model
RV-7A
Year
2004
Registration
VH-YLX
Registration status
Registered for sale
Total airframe hours
227.5 HRS
Airframe serial No.
71053
Location country
Australia
Location state
VIC
Engine hours
227.5 HRS
Engine / Propeller / Rotors
Engine type
Single engine

Primary (engine / propeller 1)

Engine manufacturer / Model(s)
Lycoming IO-360-MIB
Engine serial number(s)
L-31040-51A
Last known cylinder compressions
72, 70, 72, 74
Propeller / rotor manufacturer
Sensenich fixed pitch metal 2-blade
Propeller / rotor serial
T2FM859-1-85
Propeller / rotor hours
227.5 HRS
Avionics / equipment

Standard 6-pack instrumentation, Apollo SL-15 audio panel, Apollo MX-20 colour Multi-function display / Moving Map GPS, Apollo GX-60 moving map GPS with VHF Comm, Apollo SL 30 VHF Nav/Comm radio, VOR / ILS, Apollo SL70 Mode A/C transponder, Autopilot with Nav, electric trim, IK-2000 digital fuel flow, digital CHT/

Exterior / Interior Condition
Interior condition (Seller assessment /10)
7.5
Interior details
Tidy interior as pictured, leather seats and matching trims and carpets throughout.
Exterior condition (Seller assessment / 10)
7.5
Exterior details
Very good paint as pictured
Additional information
Annual due date
02/07/2025
Reason for sale
Time poor
Location airport / place
YMNG (Mangalore)
Unserviceable items / work needing completion
NIL
Accident history / details
NIL
Storage history
Hangared
Extras included in the sale (use an example )
e.g towbar, aircraft cover
Purpose fitted canopy cover, tow bar, tie down kit
Specifications & performance
Cruise speed (kts)
Sea Level @ 75% power
145
Stall speed landing (kts)
50
Maximum takeoff weight (MTOW) (kg)
818
Empty weight (kg)
492
G limits
+4 / -2
Fuel capacity
148 litres
No. of fuel tanks
2
Aircraft logbooks available & complete?
Available & complete
$159,900

GST Not applicable

Seller information

Contact Name:

Nicholas Christie

Seller Type:

Aircraft Broker

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