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1946 Piper

J-3 "Cub"

The Piper J-3 Cub is a small, simple, light aircraft that was built between 1937 and 1947 by Piper Aircraft. With tandem seating, it was intended for flight training but became one of the most popular and best-known light aircraft of all time.


Engine –   65 hp at 2,350 rpm

Gross Weight –  1,100 lbs

Cruise Speed –  82 mph

Stall Speed –  35 mph

Maximum Speed - 92 mph

Landing Speed - 35 mph


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