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Czech Sport Aircraft provides safety briefings to firefighters

Posted on April 16th, 2013 by

On the first and fourth day of the SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo 2013, which was held in Lakeland, Florida, last week, Czech Sport Aircraft provided detailed safety briefings to the Lakeland Fire Department. The briefings focused on... Continue Reading →


Tecnam acquires Snap

Posted on April 2nd, 2013 by

Tecnam has acquired the rights to Snap! the LSA aerobat. Continue Reading →

Tecnam to debut new low-wing LSA

Posted on March 31st, 2013 by

Tecnam will reveal its “Astore” next generation Light-Sport Aircraft at AERO Friedrichshafen 2013 in Germany on April 24. Continue Reading →

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CubCrafters receives night VFR certification for Top Cub

Posted on March 17th, 2013 by

The FAA has issued Night VFR approval for CubCrafters’ CC18-180 Top Cub. Continue Reading →

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First flight: Sam LS

Posted on March 7th, 2013 by

The first flight of Sam LS, an all-new design, took place Feb. 26 at Lachute Airport near Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Continue Reading →

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Production begins on ICON A5

Posted on February 21st, 2013 by

Production of the ICON A5 started in December 2012 with the completion of the first tooling master, according to the most recent newsletter from ICON Aircraft, the Los Angeles company that is developing the amphibious Light-Sport Aircraft. Continue Reading →

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Airtime Aviation hits 100 deliveries

Posted on February 20th, 2013 by

Airtime Aviation, a dealer for Flight Design USA, recently notched its number 100 delivery of a Light-Sport Aircraft. Continue Reading →


The appeal of vintage LSAs

Posted on February 14th, 2013 by

“Does it qualify as a Light Sport Aircraft?” That’s one of the first questions people ask when they see a single-engine aircraft of a certain vintage parked at an airport. Many aviators dream of flying a vintage Piper or Ercoupe... Continue Reading →

Renegade expands to Florida

Posted on February 7th, 2013 by

Fort Pierce, Fla. – Renegade Light Sport has purchased a 70,000-square-foot hangar at Saint Lucie County Airport (FPR). “The building is the former Micco Aircraft hangar,” said Renegade President Christopher “Doc” Bailey. “It has also been completely redone since being hammered by a hurricane... Continue Reading →


Zebra LSA is a workhorse

Posted on January 31st, 2013 by

If you want people to notice your aircraft, it helps if you have a unusual and eye-catching paint job. The folks from South Africa-based SkyReach certainly accomplished that goal with the black and white zebra design on the BushCat, a... Continue Reading →