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Just Aircraft, Glasair Aviation, and Van’s Aircraft: Three Kit Builders renewed

September 2nd, 2015 | News

LAMA supporters come from many categories of aircraft manufacturers. Although our latest member renewals also build SLSA’s, they are well known for the kits they sell.  LAMA wants to say THANK YOU to Just Aircraft, LLC, Walhalla, SC  ( http://www.justaircraft.com ) Glasair Aviation USA, LLC, Arlington WA  ( http://www.glasairaviation.com ... read more...

2015 LAMA President’s Award Winner : Jeremy Monnett

September 2nd, 2015 | News

At EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2015, the Light Aircraft Manufacturers Association (LAMA) presented its 24th annual President’s Award to an Outstanding Individual, as nominated and voted by 800 members of the light aircraft business community. It was also LAMA’s first-ever posthumous award, after the tragic loss of Jeremy Monnett only... read more...

Triton Aeromarine is a NEW member

August 12th, 2015 | News

Triton Aeromarine, from Zhuhai, China  is the newest LAMA member.  Mr. Thomas Hsueh is the President of the Chinese based manufacturer of several designs. although Mr Hsueh is very well versed in aeronautical subjects, this is his first foray into the world of Light Sport Aircraft.  I have spoken... read more...

Golden Age Aeroworks, LLC (Aerolab USA) is a NEW LAMA member

August 10th, 2015 | News

Golden Age Aeroworks, LLC from Lone Rock, WI ( www.aerolabusa.com ), is the US distributor of the Aerolab aircraft.  From Their website: ” Aerolab was born in in Italy in 2001, just after the first rumors of the new Sport Pilot Rule began to circulate. The firm was founded... read more...

M-Squared Aircraft renewed at AirVenture Oshkosh

August 6th, 2015 | News

I had the pleasure of hanging out with Paul Mather, and his team during the EAA Oshkosh show this year. I heard he flew over 100 demonstration flight during the event. His plane was in the air at the Ultralight/Fun Flying area far more than any other aircraft.  He ... read more...

Elytron Aeronautica renewed today.

July 6th, 2015 | News

Located in Torino Italy, Elytron Aeronautica (http://elytron-aeronautica.com/) is continuing to develop their Light Sport Aircraft design.  Elytron Aeronautica joined LAMA in 2014, and although I am not aware the design is flying, the organization is supporting the LAMA effort here and in Europe.  The best of luck to Elytron... read more...

e-Go Aeroplanes is a new LAMA member

July 6th, 2015 | News

From the United Kingdom, e-Go Aeroplanes, Ltd, is  a new LAMA member. e-Go, located near Cambridge, (https://www.e-goaeroplanes.com/), is test flying a beautifully designed canard winged aircraft. The design, which has been in development for a couple of years,  is flying now, and the company expects to deliver the first... read more...

Aerotrek Aircraft renewed today.

June 25th, 2015 | News

Aerotrek Aircraft, Bloomfield IN (www.aerotrek.aero)  renewed their annual membership today. Rob Rollison, owner of the business,  imports the A240 and A220 tricycle gear or taildragger Special Light-Sport Aircraft. A finely finished aircraft at an excellent price, Aerotrek has wide, affordable appeal. Aerotrek A240 and A220 remain price value leaders... read more...

AutoGyro USA is a new LAMA member

June 25th, 2015 | News

Robert Snyder and his team, including Terri Rose, at AutoGyro USA, Stevensville, MD (www.autogyrousa.com) are supporting LAMA by becoming first time  members.  The AutoGyro models include the MTOSport-open cockpit tandem seating,the Calidus-with interchangeable canopy, and the Cavalon, which has side by side seating.  These sleek, German designed aircraft sure... read more...

Hirth Engines (Recreational Power Engineering) is a NEW Member!

June 22nd, 2015 | News

Welcome Hirth Engines-Recreational Power Engineering, Tiffin OH as a new LAMA Member. RPE provides Sport aviation engines for Ultralights, Homebuilts, Kitplanes, Gyrocopters, Helicopters, Powered Parachutes, Trykes, Hovercraft & Air Boats. The website http://recpower.com provides lots of information about not only Hirth Engines, but some other products, like propellers the... read more...