1983 YAKOVLEV Yak-52

$ 110,000 Australian Dollars - Price Reduced / Must Sell
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Hangared at private airfield, Mittagong NSW, VH-XRO flew for years in the Russian Roolettes formation aerobatics airshow display team.

The Yak-52 is an unrivalled, robust Russian primary trainer and light attack aircraft, colloquially known as “the pilot-maker”.

Priced to sell, this immaculate example is in the paint scheme of its country of production, Romania.

Main spar attachment strengthening and spar strap ADs have been completed, allowing plus 7G to minus 5G unlimited aerobatics. Full logbook, always hangared, maintained by Luskintyre Aircraft Restorations.

Long ranges internal fuel tanks. Air display smoke system.

Perhaps form a syndicate, we can advise syndicate rules that have stood the test of time.

Contact greg.hewson7@bigpond.com or phone


Exterior Condition - 10 / 10

Interior Condition - 8 / 10

Glass Condition - 9 / 10

FEATURES & Equipment
  • Whirlwind w530 composite blades, CSU (2019)
  • Long range internal wing fuel tanks (2020) (190ltrs @60ltrs/hr)
  • New batteries (2020)
  • Air bottles certified for 5 years (2020)
  • Air display smoke system fitted
  • Luggage sack
  • FOD barrier fitted behind rear seat
  • Flyaway kit
Airframe Details

1,824 Hrs

Engine & Propeller Details
Engine 1 Propeller 1
Type Vedeneyev M16P 360HP, 9 cyl radial Whirlwind 2 blade CSU
Hours since new -- 52
Hours since major overhaul 608 --
Hours to run -- --
Engine Notes

On condition. Near new, original Russian alloy exhaust (2018)

Propeller Notes

Prop. On condition (new 2019)
Prop hub. 30 yrs on overhaul (completed 2019)

Maintenance Notes

Full logbook, always hangared
Maintained by Luskintyre Aircraft Restorations

Avionic Equipment
  • Garmin GPS (hardwired)
  • Dual frequency VHF comms
  • Voice-activated intercom (2019)
  • Mode S Transponder (2019)


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  • Registered Australia Flag
  • Registration VH-XRO
  • Serial 833714
  • Year 1983
  • Make Yakovlev
  • Model Yak-52
  • Airframe TTSN 1,824 hours
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Country Australia Flag
  • City Mittagong, NSW
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Greg Hewson

Private Seller VH-XRO


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