The Comco-Ikarus C42B Cyclone is a two-seat high-wing ultralight aeroplane with a fixed tricycle undercarriage.
Developed as the successor of the Fox C22, the Comco-Ikarus C42 is an innovative two-seat
micro-light aircraft. Production of the C-42 started in 1997 and over 1.200 C42 are built
and exported world-wide. The powerplant of the C42 is a 4-cylinder-4-stroke Rotax
912UL engine. The empty weight of the aeroplane is 275 kg. With an
airspeed of 175 km/hr and a fuel tank volume of 50 litre the range of
the C42B is approx. 650 km.
The 2010-built Comco-Ikarus C42B Cyclone c/n 1007-7113 was registered PH-4G9 in the Netherlands on
4 August 2010. The airframe is powered by a Rotax 912UL DCDI engine. Comco-Ikarus C42B Cyclone PH-4G9 was photographed at
its base, the MLA-aerodrome Stadskanaal in Vledderveen, the Netherlands. The Ultralight aircraft is owned and operated by
Vliegclub Westerwolde/ U.L.V, Emmen.