ERCO Ercoupe 415

Touring Aircraft

ERCO Ercoupe 415-D D-EOPI © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The ERCO Ercoupe 415 is a single-engine two-seat light touring aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer ERCO, Engineering and Research Corporation.
The Ercoupe was built after World War II by several diffenrent manufacturers und several names: Sanders Aviation Ercoupe, Forney/Fornaire Aircoupe, Air Products Company Aircoupe, Alon Aircoupe.
Crew1
Passengers1
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelContinental A-65-8
Engine Power48 kW65 hp
Speed178 km/h96 kts
  110 mph
Service Ceiling3.962 m13.000 ft
Range483 km261 NM
300 mi.
Empty Weight339 kg747 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight572 kg1.261 lbs
Wing Span9,14 m29 ft 12 in
Wing Area13,3 m143 ft
Length6,32 m20 ft 9 in
Height1,80 m5 ft 11 in
First Flight01.10.1937
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1940-1970
Total Production5685
ICAO CodeERCO
Data for (Version)ERCO Ercoupe 415-C

[Photo-ID: 13167] Karsten Palt 2016-10-09
ERCO Ercoupe 415C, , N2172H, c/n 2795, Karsten Palt, 2016ERCO
Ercoupe 415C
Reg.: N2172H
c/n: 2795
 
Oakland Aviation Museum [Oakland, CA]
[Photo-ID: 11011] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
ERCO Ercoupe 415C, , N2942H, c/n 1188, Karsten Palt, 2015ERCO
Ercoupe 415C
Reg.: N2942H
c/n: 1188
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 249] Karsten Palt 2007-04-16
ERCO Ercoupe 415D, , D-EOPI, c/n 541, Karsten Palt, 2007ERCO
Ercoupe 415D
Reg.: D-EOPI
c/n: 541
 
[Wilhelmshaven-Mariensiel (EDWI / WVN)]
[Photo-ID: 404] Karsten Palt 2007-07-14
ERCO Ercoupe 415D, , D-EOPI, c/n 541, Karsten Palt, 2007ERCO
Ercoupe 415D
Reg.: D-EOPI
c/n: 541
 
Flugtag Nordholz 2007 [Nordholz-Spieka (EDXN)]
[Photo-ID: 2104] Karsten Palt 2009-05-10
ERCO Ercoupe 415D, , D-EOPI, c/n 541, Karsten Palt, 2009ERCO
Ercoupe 415D
Reg.: D-EOPI
c/n: 541
 
Flugtag Bremen 2009 [Bremen (EDDW / BRE)]