Mailing List Message #67362
From: Doug Lomheim <>
Subject: Re: Mazda Single Rotor in MX-30?!
Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2023 08:25:51 -0600
To: Rotary Motors in Aircraft <>
When I was reading the article, I was wondering if the entire power package could be pulled out of a junk yard in the near future, and then used to create a hybrid a/c?  Looks like they’re limiting rpm to only 4700 (?), so a bit more power might be possible if spinning it faster?


>Charile wrote:  Yep; I just watched a YouTube video about it.  Unfortunately,  it's a single rotor; about 75 hp. Might be good in a light sport. 

On Jan 19, 2023, at 9:00 PM, Doug Lomheim <> wrote:

Just stumbled on this article which says the rotary has returned!    


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