2019 ASRA Nationals
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Three Excel programs for download
The first program is the Centre of Gravity (CG) program written by Graeme Jury. Chuck Beaty did the other two: rotor performance and undersling.
Aircraft Bolt Chart
Construction requirements and forms for gyroplanes
Forms are applicable to basic single and two place gyroplanes within Australia. If the constructed Gyroplane is a single seater with an empty weight of <=250kg, then either the Basic or Compliant construction standard can be used. A single seat Gyroplane with an empty weight of >250kg and all 2 seat Gyroplanes must use the Compliant construction standard.
For the benefit of Australian Clubs using a Gyroglider, download the second draft of the Requirements for Approved Gyrogliders.
Sample Flight Manual
Sample Flight Manual can be downloaded here (Word doc). Fill in or delete the areas appropriate to your Gyroplane. Once completed, submit to the ASRA Registrar for approval. Once approved the Flight Manual will be digitally stamped and emailed back to the owner. A PDF copy will also be available from the owners online data file.
Click here to read an article on this subject of passionate debate between gyroplane pilots.
Click here for information about the ongoing debate as to whether gyroplanes are aerodynamically, controlled or weight shift controlled.
If you can't read these please notify the email@example.com.
In late 2014 CASA released a draft CASR Part 149 regulations covering Approved Self-administering Aviation Organisations (ASAO). Part 149 has been 14 years in development and will finally be tabled in