The Chinook Plus 2 Light Sport Aircraft

Image courtesy Matthew McLatchy

The ultimate affordable bush plane is available with 2-stroke and 4-stroke engine options.

Two Place Chinook Plus 2 – 2 Stroke

The standard in light sport bush planes! The Chinook Plus 2 typically equipped with a Rotax 582 (65 HP) and is the gold standard in short/soft field capability, useful load, ruggedness, reliability, range and cockpit size with unlimited visibility. Fuel capacity with up to four fuel tanks with 22 gallons usable fuel, with options for tundra tires, skis or floats, this aircraft can literally take you where no other aircraft can in its class.

Standard Kit Package includes:

  • Chinook Plus 2 airframe body tube, wings, empennage, strut tanks;
  • Complete covering system for wings and empennage;
  • Complete illustrated instructions with help line.
  • Includes packaging.
  • Paint can be ordered separately or through us.   
  • **Does not include shipping costs, engine/prop, instruments, and paint** 

Additional Packages Available:

  • Engine: Rotax 582 with E Drive
  • Engine Accessories: Radiator, Exhaust, Throttle Cables, Air filter, Fuel filter
  • Propeller: GSC 64” 3 blade Ground Adjustable Hardwood Propeller with Hub
  • Paint: Endura Paint Package comes with UV protection and flex coat agent
  • Basic Instruments: Includes exhaust gas temperature, cylinder head temperature, tachometer, altimeter, airspeed indicator and compass
  • DR Gear System: Upgraded Cub-like main landing gear
**Packages do not include shipping and handling. 

Chinook Plus 2 – 2 Stroke Specifications:

Type: Tailwheel, Mono High Wing with full span flaperons (detachable)

Length: 17 ft.., 8 in.

Height: 5 ft., 10 in.

Wing Span: 32 ft.

Wing Area: 154.4 sq. ft.

Seats: 2 in tandem (cockpit size is 39 in. wide and 104 in. long)

Empty Weight: 406 lbs.

Gross Weight: 1050 lbs.

Useful Load: 644 lbs.

Fuel Capacity: up to 22 U.S. Gallons

Build time: average estimate 180 to 200 hours

Design Loan Factors: Plus 4G, Minus 2 G

VNE: 115 MPH

Top Level Speed: 95 mph

Cruise Speed: 70 mph

Power Off Stall Speed: 35 mph

Rate of Climb: 1200 fpm

Take Off Distance: approximately 200 ft.

Range: 400 statute miles (with two fuel tanks)

Service Ceiling: 12,000 ft


Two Place Chinook Plus 2 – 4 Stroke

The ultimate in light sport bush planes, in its class! The Chinook Plus 2 equipped with a Rotax 912UL (85 HP) is the ultimate in short/soft field capability, useful load, ruggedness, reliability, range and cockpit size with unlimited visibility. Fuel capacity with up to four fuel tanks, with options for tundra tires, skis or floats, this aircraft can literally take you where no other aircraft can in its class.

Standard Kit Package includes:

  • Chinook Plus 2 airframe body tube, wings, empennage, strut tanks;
  • Complete covering system for wings and empennage;
  • Complete illustrated instructions with help line.
  • Includes packaging.
  • Paint can be ordered separately or through us.  
  • **Does not include shipping costs, engine/prop, instruments, and paint** 

Additional Packages Available:

  • Engine: Rotax 912 UL2 or ULS
  • Engine Accessories: Radiator, Exhaust, Throttle Cables, Air filter, Fuel filter
  • Propeller: GSC 67” 3 blade Ground Adjustable Hardwood Propeller with Hub
  • Paint: Endura Paint Package comes with UV protection and flex coat agent
  • Basic Instruments: Includes exhaust gas temperature, cylinder head temperature, tachometer, altimeter, airspeed indicator and compass
  • DR Gear System: Upgraded Cub-like main landing gear
Packages do not include shipping and handling.

Image courtesy Mathhew McLatchy

Image courtesy Mathhew McLatchy

Chinook Plus 2 – 4 Stroke Specifications:

Type: Tailwheel, Mono High Wing with full span flaperons (detachable)

Length: 17 ft., 8 in.

Height: 5 ft., 10 in.

Wing Span: 32 ft.

Wing Area: 154.4 sq. ft.

Seats: 2 in tandem (cockpit size is 39 in. wide and 104 in. long)

Empty Weight: 500 lbs.

Gross Weight: 1050 lbs.

Useful Load: 550 lbs.

Fuel Capacity: 20 U.S. Gallons

Build time: average estimate 180 to 200 hours

Design Loan Factors: Plus 4G, Minus 2 G

VNE: 115 MPH

Top Level Speed: 105 mph

Cruise Speed: 83 mph

Power Off Stall Speed: 35 mph

Rate of Climb: 1600 fpm

Take Off Distance: approximately 200 ft.

Range: 400 Statute Miles (with two fuel tanks)

Service Ceiling: 15,000 ft.