Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF

An airplane for all occasions.

With its bolt-together assembly, the 68" span Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF is a breeze to build – and so enjoyable and affordable, you'll want to fly it every chance you get. Multiple options are available to power it, while the larger dimensions will add stability and visibility to your sport maneuvers.
Specifications:
Wingspan: 68 in (1,725 mm) Wing Area: 813 in2 (52.4 dm2) Wing Loading: 23-26 oz/ft2 (70-79 g/dm2) Weight: 8.3-9 lb (3.7-4.1 kg) Length: 58.5 in (1,485 mm) Requirements: 4-channel radio with 5 servos, 2-stroke .61-.95 cu. in. engine or 4-stroke .91-.1.20 cu. in. engine OR ElectriFly® RimFire™ .80 outrunner brushless motor, 60A brushless ESC & two 11.1V 5000mAh LiPo batteries, Propeller (to match selected engine or motor)
  • Flies equally well with a glow engine or brushless electric motor
  • Tail surfaces bolt on and align automatically, and control horns are pre-installed and pre-aligned
  • Control surfaces are pre-hinged
  • A two-piece wing simplifies assembly as well as transportation
  • Other convenience/detail touches include a fiberglass cowl and wheel pants, plus a painted and installed pilot figure
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - tail
A huge time-saver, the tail surfaces bolt on and align automatically; even the control horns are pre-installed and pre-aligned.
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - batteries
Access to electric flight batteries — or the preassembled, three-line fuel tank — is fast and easy.
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - pilot figure
Not only is the pilot figure included, it comes already painted and installed.
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - two-piece wing
The two-piece wing is another convenience features. The wing panels assemble onto a joiner tube, simplifying building as well as transportation.
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - pre-hinged surfaces
The control surfaces are pre-hinged, which speeds final assembly by eliminating gluing.
Great Planes Escapade Sport/Aerobatic GP/EP ARF - cowl and wheel pants
The fiberglass cowl and wheel pants complement the Escapade .61's built-up wood construction, and are painted to match the trim scheme.
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