Type club established for Sonex aircraft

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by

A national type club, the Sonex Builders & Pilots Foundation, has been established for the Sonex line of aircraft. Continue Reading →

Glasair unveils new website

Posted on May 2nd, 2013 by

The new is now open to the public. The website was recently updated, made considerably more user-friendly, added social media links, changed copy and incorporated new photographs. Continue Reading →


Van’s RV-14 lands in Florida

Posted on April 8th, 2013 by

Van’s newest airplane, the RV-14, has landed in Florida for the first time. Continue Reading →

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Just Aircraft surpasses 300 orders

Posted on April 4th, 2013 by

WALHALLA, S.C. — Just Aircraft has received its 300th kit order and it’s for a Highlander SuperStol. Continue Reading →


Dynon employees building Glasair Sportsman

Posted on March 25th, 2013 by

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Since there are quite a few pilots among the 60 employees of Dynon Avionics, it seemed natural that seven of them would come together to create a flying club. Calling themselves the “Swamp Creek Flyers,” they pooled... Continue Reading →


Nationwide search on for high school students to build a plane

Posted on March 11th, 2013 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a collaborative effort to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and stimulate student interaction in aviation and manufacturing, Build A Plane and the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) have launched a nationwide STEM educational... Continue Reading →


University conducts its first drone research mission over Gulf of Mexico

Posted on March 11th, 2013 by

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will conduct the first mission over the Gulf of Mexico with its unmanned aircraft from Monday, March 11, through Friday, March 15. Continue Reading →

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Skyship to launch in May

Posted on March 10th, 2013 by

ORLANDO, Fla. —  Skyship Services Inc. , owner of the Type Certificates for the largest certified non-rigid airships in the world, recently signed a contract that will launch the first of a new era of Skyships. Continue Reading →

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Glasair rolls out 160th aircraft in Two Weeks to Taxi Program

Posted on February 25th, 2013 by

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Since the program was started in 2006, Glasair’s builder assist program has succeeded in bringing 160 Sportsman aircraft to the flightline. Continue Reading →

Strachan joins Glasair as Director of Marketing and Sales

Posted on February 13th, 2013 by

Arlington, Wash. – Glasair Aviation has appointed Christopher Strachan as Director of Marketing and Sales. He will be responsible for redefining the Glasair and Sportsman brands, for all promotion activity and sales strategies. Continue Reading →