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Thank you Rotax!

January 29th, 2021 | News

BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG was begun in 1906 – that’s well over 100 years now of producing products to improve various sports, beginning with the humble bicycle and now manufacturing top-of-the-line engines! Rotax continues to pursue research into improvements as technology races ahead, ensuring that the company will... read more...

Welcome, MagniFlight LLC!

January 19th, 2021 | News

MagniFlight, located on the beautiful Gulf Coast, is headed by Mark Sprigg, who is a US dealer and instructor for the popular Magni Gyros of Italy. Mark is a CFI and a DPE, and can get you this awesome line of gyros, which come as a 51% owner-built kit.... read more...

Welcome A&M Airsports Ltd!

January 19th, 2021 | News

A&M Airsports Ltd, headed by Mike Hudetz, has been providing weight shift control trike instruction and sales to the greater Chicago, IL, area since 1997. Mike has hundreds of hours in Cessnas and Hughes helicopters as well as his years of trike experience. A&M also hosts the popular Pre-Osh... read more...

Thank you, Swan Ultralight!

January 12th, 2021 | News

RADU BERCEANU, of AVI SRL, has created a good-looking ultralight, and is now adding a LSA version. The SWAN, produced in Romania, complies with the Part 103 regulations in the USA and is compliant with the regulations in several other European countries as well. The website for this sleek... read more...

TERRAFUGIA renews their support!

December 10th, 2020 | News

Founded in 2006, Terrafugia, led by Kevin Colburn, has big plans to bring the future into being. This innovative company is working with Volvo and Lotus Cars to develop what everyone who has ever been stuck in traffic dreams of – a road-worthy aircraft! This vehicle has gone through... read more...

Scam Alert!

November 23rd, 2020 | News

There is an email that is making the rounds, offering to sell information from the LAMA database. Just to reassure you, LAMA does NOT sell the information on our members! It’s rather amusing what information they claim to have, but I promise, they haven’t gotten anything legitimate from us.... read more...

Air Command & Skywheels join LAMA!

November 17th, 2020 | News

LAMA welcomes AIR COMMAND gyros and SKYWHEELS rotor blades as new members! You may recall the Air Command and Skywheels brands, but they’ve now got a new owner, JOE COVELLI. Joe has spent the last few years working on improvements to the Air Command and plans to resume production... read more...

Welcome back to Pipistrel-USA!

October 23rd, 2020 | News

In the 1980’s in the former Yugoslavia, it wasn’t totally legal to fly what was considered an ‘alternative’ aircraft. In 1989, a private aircraft producer saw things beginning to open up, and began creating weight shift control aircraft under the name Pipistrel that primarily flew in the evening and... read more...

Welcome back to Van’s Aircraft!

October 14th, 2020 | News

In the 1970’s in Reedville, Oregon, Richard “Van” VanGrunsven decided to build himself a plane, and designed the RV-3. As Van’s Aircraft, Inc., grew and more new planes in the great-looking RV line were designed, the company moved to North Plains, OR, and then to even bigger quarters in... read more...

Welcome new member Merlin Aerospace Limited!

September 14th, 2020 | News

You’re probably all familiar with CGS Aviation and their Hawk, which has been on the market since 1982 as an ultralight. Joseph Shirley, with Merlin Aerospace Limited, has recently bought the rights to the ultralight version of this great little plane, and spent several weeks more than he had... read more...