About Us

 

      WZD Enterprises, Inc. was established in 1988 and is registered in Long Island, New York. It mainly invests in cross-border trade and chemical industry in the very beginning. In 2008, the company entered the general aviation industry in the United States and invested in a few companies. It has established cooperative relationships with a number of U.S. and European general aviation companies.

       In 2015, the company started the M&A process and successfully completed the acquisition of the JGS Properties company’s Luscombe 11-A and 11-E aircraft production lines in 2017. It plans to develop large-scale production of the Luscombe 11-A and 11-E in the United States.

Our team has over thirty five years of aviation experience and strive our best to put the Luscombe aircraft back on the aviation map. Come join us on our journey and we hope you are ready for this old aircraft with a new kick in its step to fly off into the horizon.

General Characteristics

Crew: 1

Capacity: 3 passengers  Length: 23 ft 6 in (7.2 m)

Wingspan: 38 ft 0 in (11.6 m)   

Height: 6 ft 10 in (2.1 m)

Wing area: 165 sq ft (15.33 m²)

Empty weight: 1280 lb (581 kg) Useful load: 1000 lb (454 kg) 

Max. takeoff weight: 2280 lb (1035 kg)

Powerplant: 1 × Continental E-165-2, 165 hp @ 2050 RPM (123 kW)

Performance

Never exceed speed: 157 knots (180 mph, 290 km/h)

Maximum speed: 122 kn (140 mph, 225 km/h)

Cruise speed: 113 knots (130 mph, 209 km/h)

Stall speed: 48 knots (55 mph, 89 km/h)

Range: 500 nmi (576 mi, 926 km)

Service ceiling: 17,000 ft (5182 m)

Rate of climb: 900 ft/min (4.6 m/s)

Wing loading: 13.82 lb/(sq ft) (67.52 kg/m²)

Power/mass: 13.82 lb/hp (18.54 kg/kW)