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The Hornet STOL

Rugged outback all metal 2 seater. More Details…

The Hornet Cub

Unparalleled visibility for outback stations. More Details…

The Flamingo

Perfect for research or low speed towing. More Details…

The Bushman

Affordable, rugged and ready for work. More Details…

Our Fleet

4 rugged designs ready for work or adventure More Details…

Australian Aircraft Kits is proud to present its range of innovative STOL (Short Take-off and Landing) aircraft.
All aircraft are designed by Ole Hartmann and manufactured since 2003 by the dedicated team at Australian Aircraft Kits in Taree, NSW Australia.

Each kit is available as a kit or with factory build support and shipping is available worldwide. The hornet comes in two versions, the Hornet STOL and the tandem seat Hornet Cub. We also proudly produce the extra tough bushman.

The Hornet
A fully enclosed roomy two seat aircraft designed to meet the toughest demands of professional or recreational flying, widely used as an airborne utility vehicle with a huge cargo area. Read more…

The Hornet Cub
Designed for stock and mustering work on outback stations and is as well designed and built as its ”bigger brother”, the Hornet STOL. Read more…

The Bushman
An extra-robust tail-dragger aircraft specifically designed for rugged bush and outback territory. A versatile, affordable and exciting alternative to conventional bushwork aircraft, with up to 180kg baggage allowance. Read more…

The Flamingo
An amazingly versatile aircraft designed to optimize handling, speed and visibility. A fantastic aircraft for when slow flight high visibility and lower distances are regularly required. Read more…

 

Hornet (from) +GST in Aust

Cub (from) +GST in Aust

Bushman (from) +GST in Aust

Flamingo (from) +GST in Aust

MTOW Takeoff

  • Hornet 200 m
  • Hornet Cub 130 m
  • Bushman 130 m
  • Flamingo 80 m

MTOW Landing

  • Hornet 190 m
  • Hornet Cub 130 m
  • Bushman 130 m
  • Flamingo 30 m

Solo Takeoff

  • Hornet 150 m
  • Hornet Cub 70 m
  • Bushman 100 m
  • Flamingo 60 m

Solo Landing

  • Hornet 140 m
  • Hornet Cub 70 m
  • Bushman 70 m
  • Flamingo 60 m

MTOW

  • Hornet 600 kg
  • Hornet Cub 600 kg
  • Bushman 810 kg
  • Flamingo 540 kg

Empty Weight

  • Hornet 360 kg
  • Hornet Cub 340 kg
  • Bushman 440 kg
  • Flamingo 280 kg

Useable Load

  • Hornet 240 kg
  • Hornet Cub 260 kg
  • Bushman 410 kg
  • Flamingo 260 kg

Max Baggage

  • Hornet 35 kg
  • Hornet Cub 100 kg
  • Bushman 180 kg
  • Flamingo 80 kg

Top Speed

  • Hornet 95 kts
  • Hornet Cub 85 kts
  • Bushman 100 kts
  • Flamingo 55 kts

Cruise Speed

  • Hornet 85 kts
  • Hornet Cub 80 kts
  • Bushman 90 kts
  • Flamingo 35 kts

No Flap Stall

  • Hornet 34 kts
  • Hornet Cub 34 kts
  • Bushman 35 kts
  • Flamingo 24 kts

Full Flap Stall

  • Hornet 29 kts
  • Hornet Cub 29 kts
  • Bushman 28 kts
  • Flamingo 17 kts

MTOW Climb

  • Hornet 900 fpm
  • Hornet Cub 900 fpm
  • Bushman 1000 fpm
  • Flamingo 350 fpm

Solo Climb

  • Hornet 1200 fpm
  • Hornet Cub 1200 fpm
  • Bushman 1400 fpm
  • Flamingo 550 fpm

Range nm

  • Hornet 470 nm
  • Hornet Cub 470 nm
  • Bushman 810 nm
  • Flamingo 210 nm

Fuel Burn

  • Hornet Rotax914 23L/h
  • Hornet Cub Rotax912 20L/h
  • Bushman Lyc160hp 34L/h
  • Flamingo Rotax912S 16L/h

Hornet

$35000/from
  • +GST in Aus
  • Performance
  • Top Spd 95kts
  • Cruise 85kts
  • Vs Spd 34kts
  • Vso Spd29kts
  • Solo 1200fpm
  • MTOW 900fpm
  • Range 470+nm
  • Rotax914 23L/h
  • Ceiling 14500ft
  • Takeoff Dist
  • Solo 50′ 150m
  • MTOW50 200m
  • Landing Dist
  • Solo 50′ 140m
  • MTOW50 190m
  • Specifications
  • Fuselage 6.3m
  • W Span 9.8m
  • W Area 13.7m²
  • W Ld 43.7kg/m²
  • Struc Lmt +6/-3
  • Max Ht 2.4m
  • W@Hips 110cm
  • W@Shldr110cm
  • Door Wd 83cm
  • Door Ht 72cm
  • Baggage 0.85m³
  • R Door W 70cm
  • R Door H 70cm
  • MTOW 600kg
  • Empty W 360 kg
  • Use Load 240kg
  • Max Bag 35kg
  • Tanks 60/60
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Hornet Cub

$32000/from
  • +GST in Aus
  • Performance
  • Top Spd 85kts
  • Cruise 80kts
  • Vs Spd 34kts
  • Vso Spd29kts
  • Solo 1200fpm
  • MTOW 900fpm
  • Range 470+nm
  • Rotax912 20L/h
  • Ceiling 14500ft
  • Takeoff Dist
  • Solo Clr50′ 70m
  • MTOW50 130m
  • Landing Dist
  • Solo Clr50′ 70m
  • MTOW50 130m
  • Specifications
  • Fuselage 6.5m
  • W Span 8.72m
  • W Area 12.2m²
  • W Ld 49.2kg/m²
  • Struc Lmt +6/-3
  • Max Ht 2.4m
  • W @Hips 73cm
  • W @Shldr 78cm
  • Door Wd 83cm
  • Door Ht 85cm
  • Baggage 0.85m³
  • R Door W 75cm
  • R Door H 75cm
  • MTOW 600kg
  • Empty W 340 kg
  • Use Load 260kg
  • Max Bag 100kg
  • Tanks 60/60
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Bushman

$45000/from
  • +GST in Aus
  • Performance
  • Top Spd 100kts
  • Cruise 90kts
  • Vs Spd 35kts
  • Vso Spd28kts
  • Solo 1400fpm
  • MTOW1000fpm
  • Range 810+nm
  • Lyc160hp 34L/h
  • Ceiling 12000ft
  • Takeoff Dist
  • Solo Cl50′ 100m
  • MTOW50 120m
  • Landing Dist
  • Solo Clr50′ 70m
  • MTOW50 130m
  • Specifications
  • Fuselage 7.5m
  • W Span 9.8m
  • W Area 16m²
  • W Ld 53kg/m²
  • Struc Lmt +6/-3
  • Max Ht 2.6m
  • W @Hips 72cm
  • W @Shldr 90cm
  • Door Wd 90cm
  • Door Ht 100cm
  • Baggage 1.2m³
  • R Door W 90cm
  • R Door H 90cm
  • MTOW 850kg
  • Empty W 440 kg
  • Use Load 410kg
  • Max Bag 180kg
  • Tks 20/120/120
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Flamingo

$29000/from
  • +GST in Aus
  • Performance
  • Top Spd 55kts
  • Cruise 35kts
  • Vs Spd __kts
  • Vso Spd17kts
  • Solo 550fpm
  • MTOW 350fpm
  • Range 210+nm
  • Rotax912S 16L/h
  • Ceiling 10000ft
  • Takeoff Dist
  • Solo Cl50′ 60m
  • MTOW50 80m
  • Landing Dist
  • Solo Clr50′ 30m
  • MTOW 50′ 30m
  • Specifications
  • Fuselage 6.8m
  • W Span 10.3m
  • W Area 18.2m²
  • W Ld 29.8kg/m²
  • StrucLmt+4/-2.5
  • Max Ht 2.1m
  • W @Hips 72cm
  • W @Shldr 90cm
  • Door Wd 90cm
  • Door Ht 100cm
  • Baggage 1.2m³
  • R Door W __cm
  • R DoorH90cm
  • MTOW 540kg
  • Empty W 280 kg
  • Use Load 260kg
  • Max Bag __kg
  • Tanks 60/60
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For full length non abbreviated specifications see each aircrafts individual page.

Pricing Details

All aircraft or kits can be shipped worldwide on request. Shipping to West Coast USA for a plane cost $3500 AUD. Shipping for a kit to West Coast USA costs $1800 AUD. 10% GST applies to all sales within Australia. GST does not apply to exports.

Contact Us

Hangar 13 Airport Drive Taree NSW 2430 Australia  Phone +61 2 6553 8100