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Hear the Newest Developments from a Variety of LSA Companies

Port Orange, FLORIDA / April 4, 2013 - Continuing its efforts to assist the light aircraft industry, the Light Aircraft Manufacturers Association (LAMA) is pleased to inform media representatives about press conferences for all Light-Sport Aircraft providers.

Flight DesignFlight Design USA Upgrades Stanton Sport Aviation

South Woodstock, CONN. / April 4, 2013 - Quiet industriousness is a midwest America hallmark and few plains state residents portray that better than Kent Johnson, principal in Stanton Sport Aviation. The enterprise operated by the soft-spoken Minnesota aviation business man was recently elevated to Distributor status with Flight Design, the country's biggest seller of Light-Sport Aircraft.

Lockwood AviationEverything You Need to Know About the New Rotax 912 iS - Presented by Leading American Rotax Expert, Phil Lockwood

Sebring, FLORIDA / April 1, 2012 - Phil Lockwood's Rotax Aircraft Engine Forum is always one of the most attended talks at major airshows. For Sun 'n Fun, Phil is pleased to announce the forums for this season-opening event.

QuicksilverGeorge Karamitis Given FAA Wright Brothers Award - 50 Years Safe!

Temecula, CALIFORNIA / February 25, 2013 - Flying without accident, incident, or citation for 50 years is a major accomplishment, one significant enough for FAA to issue the agency's prized Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award in a ceremony at Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo 2013. The honor was given to George Karamitis. For half of those 50 years, George has flown a Quicksilver ... several of them.

Flight DesignFirst Installation of Weather/Traffic Device

South Woodstock, CONN. / 5 February 2013 - FAA's Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast service (widely abbreviated as ADS-B) brings significant values for those aircraft that install new equipment. LSA market leader Flight Design recently completed the first installation of this in one of its brand-new CTLSi models, which are powered by the fuel injected Rotax 912 iS engine. The newly equipped aircraft made its debut at the 2013 U.S. Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring Florida.

Flight DesignLargest LSA Distributor in the USA Keeps On Selling

South Woodstock, CONN. / February 19, 2013 - Dealer and distributor outlets offering direct customer contact have advantages over factory-direct selling. Flight Design USA attracted one of the very best. Airtime Aviation excels at their mission doing so well that they recently notched their number 100 delivery of a Light-Sport Aircraft, an accomplishment no other American dealership can boast.

Bristell AircraftBristell USA LP appointed US Aviation of Denton, Texas to provide Factory Authorized Service for the top-of-the-line Bristell Light Sport aircraft.

Flight DesignTake a Dream European Flying Vacation in Your New CTLSi Following German Delivery; Atlantic Crossing an Option

Leinfelden-Echterdingen, GERMANY / 17 September 2012 - Have you often dreamed of flying your own aircraft over distant and exotic lands|to far away destinations with views along your flight of world famous landmarks only possible from the cockpit? Now is your chance to join the renowned family of Flight Design pilots whose adventures and accomplishments include circumnavigating the globe three times in ultra-reliable and super-capable Flight Design CT aircraft.

QuicksilverNew Owners Upgrading Business Producing Heightened Interest

Temecula, CALIFORNIA / September 12, 2012 - As Quicksilver Manufacturing becomes Quicksilver Aeronautics with increased energy and fresh directions from new owners, the California company is attracting new retail businesses to become part of Team Quicksilver. One of the newest is Living and Flying LLC, located in Queretaro, Mexico. New, custom-built facilities are owned and operated by Isaac Castro.

Quicksilver AeronauticsQuicksilver Aeronautics Has New Management; New Directions

Temecula, CALIFORNIA / July 27, 2012 - After 13 years of steady leadership from Carl von Hirsch and his team, Quicksilver Manufacturing becomes Quicksilver Aeronautics with new owners and many new directions. One of the most storied names in light aviation is poised to offer pilots fresh choices in familiar designs at highly affordable prices.

Lockwood Aviation SupplyA Year in the Making, Lockwood.Aero Has Many Innovative Features

Sebring, FLORIDA / July 23, 2012 - Scheduled for official launch during AirVenture Oshkosh 2012, the completely new website for Lockwood Aviation brings a large number of innovations to make for easier shopping for Rotax parts and more.

CubCraftersWhen it receives delivery of a CubCrafters Carbon Cub in early June, directSky will become the aircraft manufacturer’s dealer to service the European market.  directSky provides aircraft sales, maintenance, management, restoration, repairs and pilot training. It is headed by Managing Director /CEO Kamil Skorupski. DirectSky is located in Ireland (Abbeyshrule Airfield) and Poland (Mielec Airfield).

Flight DesignLeaseback of CTLS Powering Three Flight Schools

South Woodstock, Connecticut / May 22, 2012 — Flight schools are struggling across the USA to obtain financing to buy new aircraft to replace aging fleets of trainers. Yet Flight Design USA has found success with another method familiar to schools: the leaseback. Three aircraft are training students today in leased back CTLS Light-Sport Aircraft. Leaseback of Flight Design airplanes is only one part of a fascinating human interest story.

Flight DesignSeason-Opening Trade Show Logs New Orders and Dealers Prospects

South Woodstock, CONN. / April 10, 2012 - Following the Sun 'n Fun 2012 trade show, Flight Design was pleased to announce positive results exceeding previous events at the Lakeland Florida event, which concluded April 1st. One unexpected piece of information suggests a new avenue of growth for Light-Sport Aircraft.