Van's Aircraft RV-6

Van's Aircraft RV-6

The Van's RV-6 and RV-6A are two-seat, single-engine, low-wing homebuilt airplanes sold in kit form by Van's Aircraft. The RV-6 is the tail-wheel equipped version while the RV-6A features a nose-wheel. The RV-6 was the first aircraft in the popular Van’s RV series to feature side-by-side seating and the first to offer a nosewheel option. It was first flown in 1985. Over 2400 kits have been completed and flown.

The RV-6 kit has been superseded by the similar, but improved, RV-7. Kit components are still available to allow builders to complete RV-6s under construction, but no new complete kits are available.

Read more about Van's Aircraft RV-6:  Development, Nigerian Air Force RV-6A Air Beetle, AVA-202, Operators, Specifications (RV-6 180 Hp)

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