General Avia F.22 Pinguino / Sprint

Sport / Aerobatic Aircraft

General Avia F.22C, PH-MRG © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The General Avia F.22 Pinguino is a single-engine two-seat light sport aircraft and aerobatic trainer aircraft produced by the Italian manufacturer General Avia, designed by Stelio Frati.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelLycoming O-320-D2A
Engine Power119 kW160 hp
max. Cruise Speed302 km/h163 kts
  188 mph
max. Speed (vne)380 km/h205 kts
  236 mph
Service Ceiling4.877 m16.000 ft
Range920 km497 NM
572 mi.
Empty Weight560 kg1.235 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight850 kg1.874 lbs
Wing Span8,50 m27 ft 11 in
Wing Area10,8 m116 ft
Length7,40 m24 ft 3 in
Height2,84 m9 ft 4 in
First Flight1992
Production Statusout of production
Data for (Version)General Avia F.22B Pinguino
VariantsF.22A, F.22B, F.22R, F.22C