The Silhouette is a modern, all-composite, sport aircraft designed as a kit for home-builders. Designed by Task Research, Inc., of Santa Paula, CA, the composite specialists who produce parts and components for various Rutan designs, including the VariEze, Solitaire, and Viking Dragonfly.

The Museum of Flight's example is the prototype for this series and was assembled and donated by Stan K. Franks on December 27, 1998

Serial Number:
TR601
Registration:
N84TR
Wingspan:
31.20ft
Length:
19ft
Wing Area:
75.00ft²
Gross Weight:
700lbs
Cruise Speed:
120mph
Power Plant:
44-horsepower Rotax 447 engine

The Silhouette is a modern, all-composite, sport aircraft designed as a kit for home-builders. Designed by Task Research, Inc., of Santa Paula, CA, the composite specialists who produce parts and components for various Rutan designs, including the VariEze, Solitaire, and Viking Dragonfly.

The Museum of Flight's example is the prototype for this series and was assembled and donated by Stan K. Franks on December 27, 1998

Serial Number:
TR601
Registration:
N84TR
Wingspan:
31.20ft
Length:
19ft
Wing Area:
75.00ft²
Gross Weight:
700lbs
Cruise Speed:
120mph
Power Plant:
44-horsepower Rotax 447 engine