Specifications
Australian (Hughes) GR-912 Lightwing
Country of Origin
 Australia
 Powerplant
 Rotax 912, 4 cylinder engine producing 100 horsepower
 Fuel Consumption
 18 litres per hour
 Weights
 Empty 295 kilograms, Max Take-Off 544 kilograms
 Performance
 Cruise Speed 80 knots
 Dimensions
 Length 5.68 metres, Wing Span 9.50 metres, Height 1.90 metres
 Features
 Also available fitted with a Rotax 582, 2 stroke, 2 cylinder engine
 

Above pictured is Australian (Hughes) Lightwing, 25-0037. One of the early examples and the aircraft in which I learnt to fly. This aircraft did not perform quite as per the specifications above as those details are for a more recent version. Lightwing 25-0037 was fitted with a Rotax 532, 2 stroke, 2 cylinder engine producing 64 horsepower, it had a cruise speed of 65 knots ... a joy to fly.

 
Australian (Hughes) GR-912 Lightwing, 55-4448