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COMING SOON: Cargo Door Handle for the Cessna 206

Alternative Method of Compliance to Canadian TCCA
Airworthiness Directive CF 2020-10

The Most Elegant & Affordable Cargo Door Egress Modification

Our soon to be released Cargo Door Handle modification improves  passenger safety and satisfies Canadian TCCA Airworthiness Directive CF 2020-10.

When equipped with our modification the rear cargo door can be easily opened by passengers. This includes situations where the forward cargo door is blocked by the flaps.

The Best Solution for Your Stationair

  • Lower total cost – less than $10,000 installed
  • 1-Day installation
  • One hand operation
  • Open the rear cargo door while the forward door is blocked by  lowered flaps
  • No modification to forward door or window
  • Does not scrape flap
  • No wind noise
  • Installed at Wipaire or in the field
  • Optional forward door external handle
  • Optional Co-Pilot Door for even greater safety

cALL aMY OR sTEVE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Amy Gesch – Canada, US & Caribbean
Office: (651) 414-6839
Cell: (952) 239-6890
Email: agesch@wipaire.com
Steve Zuercher – International
Cell:(352) 805-5888
email:szuercher@wipaire.com

Wipline 2100 Floats for Experimental Cubs

When it’s time to take your homebuilt Cub to the water you can count on Wipline 2100 seaplane or amphibious floats. Wipline floats are lighter than PK 2050 floats and with a greater max gross weight.

Available for installation on:

  • CubCrafters Carbon Cub FX, EX
  • Javron Cub
  • Legend Cub

 

Wipline 2100 Floats vs PK 2050 Floats

Wipline 2100 floats are lighter and hold more than PK 2050s. Wipline 2100S seaplane floats are 33% lighter when installed and feature 13% greater buoyancy, Wipline 2100A amphibious floats are 12% lighter installed and boast 18% greater buoyancy.

Amphibious Float Comparison
Wipline 2100A PK 2050A
Max Gross Weight 2428 lbs 2049 lbs
Installed Weight 331 lbs 375 lbs

2100A Floats Hold More & Weigh Less

Max Gross Weight is
379 Lbs Greater

Weighs 44 Lbs Less
When Installed

Seaplane Float Comparison
Wipline 2100S PK 2050S
Max Gross Weight 2581 lbs 2278 lbs
Installed Weight 184 lbs 292 lbs

2100S Floats Hold More & Weigh Less

Max Gross Weight is
303 Lbs Greater

Weighs 91 Lbs Less
When Installed

More About Wipline 2100 Floats

  • Amphibious or seaplane floats available
  • High bow buoyancy and a higher deadrise angle on our forward bottoms for improved handling in wind and choppy water
  • Best nose and main gear on the market, proven in the field and imitated by competitors
  • Non-skid coated, flat top decks for safety
  • Enhanced safety with Wipaire’s exclusive Laser Gear Advisory system and gear position indicator on the float deck of amphibious floats
  • Two large float hatches for gear, measuring 20 3/8″ by 10 1/2″ with 50 pounds carrying capacity each
  • Aluminum skins and parts are laser cut and rivet holes are pre-punched so that replacement parts fit perfectly

 

Float Dimensions
Length – Seaplane17’7″ (5.36 m)
Length – Amphibian17’11” (5.46 m)
Height – Hull1’11” (0.58 m)
Width – Hull2’5″ (0.74 m)
Float Locker Capacity (each)50 lbs (22.7 kg)
Displacement in Fresh Water
Amphibious Floats2,185 lbs (991 kg)
Seaplane Floats2,323 lbs (1,054 kg)
 
Maximum Flotation
Amphibious Floats2,428 lbs (1,101 kg)1
Seaplane Floats2,581 lbs (1,171 kg)1
1) Per FAR 23.751with 80% reserve buoyancy (2 floats)

 

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Image of the Wipaire Extended Baggage compartment

Wipaire Extended Baggage

The Wipaire Extended Baggage modification provides additional storage and allows pilots to better manage cargo weight distribution. Our design is available in a variety of configurations to best suit your needs.
  • Can be installed on any 208 or 208B Caravan with or without floats
  • Wipaire extended baggage assembly is designed as a single piece assembly to be more easily removable for maintenance access
  • Doors or cargo net closure available
  • Can be custom finished to match or compliment aircraft interior for an additional cost
  • Multiple tie-downs to secure cargo and rubber coin-mat floor to prevent sliding
  • Expanded access under cargo floor
  • Compatible configurations for Divan, AC and amphibious  hydraulic pump
  • Extended avionics shelf kit is available to allow for flexibility in reconfiguration of avionics that may have been retrofitted in this area (i.e. ADS-B) that would interfere with the extended baggage installation
  • For seaplanes with amphib hydraulic systems, the assembly is equipped with a clear cover making it easy to check fluid levels

Twin Otter Executive Interior (STC SA02808CH)

Once only known as a rugged, utility aircraft, the Twin Otter can now be known as a first class executive aircraft. With a Wipaire Executive Interior you can have all the comforts of a business jet. From the luxurious feel of top grain leather to spacious seating arrangements, your passengers will feel pampered from the moment they step onto your Twin Otter. Whether conducting a business meeting en route to their destination or getting a head start on their relaxing vacation, your passengers will find the extra amenities to be a necessity.

The Wipaire Executive Interior for the Twin Otter is available in many configurations to fit your needs and desires. We will work with you to arrange the interior to have the most advantages for you. All Wipaire Executive Interiors feature top-grain leather seats, decorative lower sidewall fabric and a transitional sidewall trim with veneer accent. Rich, wood veneer cabinets, with optional high-gloss finish, store beverage centers, pilot gear, carry-on luggage and more.

Comfort

  • Custom style and design
  • Luxurious overstuffed or classic smooth finish seats
  • Reclining seats for comfort
  • Full function swivel seats with adjustable arm rests
  • Supple top grain leather upholstery
  • Side tables with leather writing inserts
  • Optional private lavatory
Twin Otter Executive Interior is Built for Comfort

Convenience

  • Stowable side tables
  • Power stations
  • Three-drawer refreshment cabinet with ice compartment
  • Built-in cup holders
  • Concealed carry-on storage
  • Optional entertainment system
Convenience Features in a Twin Otter Executive Interior

Style

  • Wood veneer, or laminate cabinetry
  • Brushed aluminum hardware
  • Plating options available
  • Top grain leather
  • Side tables with leather writing inserts
  • Sidewall accent trim
  • Decorative lower sidewall fabric
High Style Feature in an Executive Interior

Standard Finish Packages

Gray Tones #1

Gray Tones #2

Natural Tones #1

Natural Tones #2

Seating Configurations

Double Club

8 Passengers | All Models
  • Quarter View
  • Top View
  • Interior View

Single Rows

8 Passengers | All Models
  • Quarter View
  • Top View
  • Interior View

Club With Sofa

9 Passengers | Series 200-300 Twin Otters
  • Quarter View
  • Top View
  • Interior View

Full Capacity

10 Passengers | Series 200-300 Twin Otters
  • Quarter View
  • Top View
  • Interior View

Aviat Husky A1C on Wipline 2100 Floats in Flight

2250 Lb GWI for the Aviat Husky

Wipaire’s Supplemental Type Certificate increases the Husky’s gross weight on Wipline 2100 floats to 2,250 pounds from 2,200 pounds. This adds 50 pounds to the aircraft’s useful load, further increasing the Husky’s utility. Wipaire’s STC is available as a takeoff-only gross weight increase or a takeoff and landing increase which allows the aircraft to be landed at the 2,250-pound gross weight. This modification is available on the A-1B, A-1C-180, and A-1C-200.

Single Point Fueling for the Quest Kodiak

Outfit your Kodiak with Wipaire’s single point fueling system and save time. Adding single point fueling capability makes your fuel stops at airports simpler, safer and faster. This modification enables your Kodiak to be fueled by standard fueling trucks at ground level removing the requirement for tall ladders and filling tanks individually. Reduce your fueling time so you can get on to your destination faster!

  • Available on floats or wheels
  • Compatible with G1000 or resistive fuel systems
  • Easy to use digital touch screen control panel
  • High precision fuel measurement controls
  • Electronic fuel level monitoring for reliable fuel top off
  • Measure fuel in gallons, liters, kilograms or pounds
  • Master power not required to fuel
  • Pilot does not need to be present during refueling
  • Eliminate the risk of TKS anti-ice system or wing damage from over-the-wing fueling

Single Point Fueling Specifications

Installation Weight 36 lbs (16 kg)
Refueling Rate 45 gal/min at 40 psi
Power Requirement 5 amps DC
Install Location – Control in the step area of the baggage compartment near the aft left hand door.
– Nozzle is just aft of the left hand aft door.