Zivko Edge 540

ICAO aircraft code EDGE
Manufacturer Zivko
Country United States
New price USD 0.32 million (2011)

The Zivko Edge 540 manufactured by Zivko Aeronautics is a highly aerobatic aircraft.


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Zivko Edge 540 specifications


ICAO aircraft code
1995 - Present
United States
New purchase price
USD 0.32 million (2011)

Aircraft performance

1x Lycoming AEIO-540-EXP
340 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
230 Kts
426 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
51 Kts
Travel range:
450 Nm
833 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
22.13 Nm / gallon
10.827 Km / liter
Service Ceiling:
12,500 feet
Rate of Climb:
3700 feet / minute
18.80meter / second
Take Off Distance:
90 meter - 295.27 feet
Landing Distance:
300 meter - 984.24 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
816 Kg
1,799 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
62 gallon
233 liter

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About the Zivko Edge 540

The Zivko Edge 540 manufactured by Zivko Aeronautics is a highly aerobatic aircraft. Capable of a 420 degree per second roll rate and a 3,700 foot per minute climb rate, it has been flown to victory on the international Unlimited aerobatics circuit several times since the mid-1990s. A tandem-seat version is sold as the Edge 540T.

The Zivko Edge 540 is the most common aircraft used in the Red Bull Air Race World Series.

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