ROCHESTER, Wisconsin — American Champion Aircraft Corporation (ACA) has released an updated wing design for new-production Super Decathlon and Xtreme Decathlons in response to an airworthiness directive affecting aircraft with a new-style aileron first delivered in 2012.
Also released was a wing reinforcement retrofit kit for aircraft already in the field.
American Champion is providing the parts free of charge for the aircraft that have been delivered; a special discounted installation rate will also be available for aircraft that return to the factory. All new aircraft will be delivered with the reinforcements installed. [Read more…]