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  • OSHKOSH: MVP reveals new seaplane, business model


    A start-up with links to the original Cirrus management team has launched a sporty new amphibian development projected dubbed the “MVP”.


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  • Flight Design prepares to debut first C4 production prototype


    German light sport aircraft (LSA) manufacturer Flight Design is readying the first of three C4 production prototypes...


  • Lisa delays Akoya seaplane service entry to early 2017


    A production-conforming prototype of the Lisa Akoya will enter production next year with a redesigned landing gear, the...


  • Lisa to relocate Akoya flight test base to get unrestricted access to water


    Lisa Airplanes, developer of the Akoya amphibian, is planning to relocate the flight test campaign for the light sport...


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  • Flight Design prepares to debut first C4 production prototype

    News | 12 Aug 2015 09:31 | Kate Sarsfield

    German light sport aircraft (LSA) manufacturer Flight Design is readying the first of three C4 production prototypes for its debut flight in the third quarter, as its first certificated aircraft advances towards European validation and service entry in the middle of 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flight-Design-prepares-to-debut-first-C4-production-prototype-415599/
  • Lisa delays Akoya seaplane service entry to early 2017

    News | 28 Jul 2015 10:43 | Stephen Trimble

    A production-conforming prototype of the Lisa Akoya will enter production next year with a redesigned landing gear, the French-based manufacturer says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lisa-delays-Akoya-seaplane-service-entry-to-early-2017-415070/
  • OSHKOSH: Icon delivers safe, easy A5 seaplane after long development phase

    News | 22 Jul 2015 19:38 | Stephen Trimble

    ​After nine years, a major redesign and a lot of patience, Icon Aircraft finally began making aircraft deliveries on 20 July with a donation – worth $239,000 – of the first A5 light sport amphibian to a US youth group called the Young Eagles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-Icon-delivers-safe-easy-A5-seaplane-after-long-development-phase-414914/
  • Lisa to relocate Akoya flight test base to get unrestricted access to water

    News | 30 Jun 2015 16:36 | Kate Sarsfield

    Lisa Airplanes, developer of the Akoya amphibian, is planning to relocate the flight test campaign for the light sport aircraft, and has narrowed the choice of sites to three.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lisa-to-relocate-Akoya-flight-test-base-to-get-unrestricted-access-to-water-414175/
  • AERO: Orel Aircraft seeks industrial partner to bring VH2 piston-single to market

    News | 21 Apr 2015 09:56 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Orel Aircraft ‘s VH2 ultra-light piston single made its public debut at Aero where the French start-up sought to woo industrial partners to help bring the all-composite aircraft to market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-Orel-Aircraft-seeks-industrial-partner-to-bring-VH2-piston-single-to-market-411408/
  • ANALYSIS: Has the light sport aircraft market lived up to expectations?

    News | 02 Apr 2015 13:42

    Sun-n-Fun in April 2015 will mark the 10th anniversary of the introduction of the light-sport aircraft sector in the USA. Both Evektor and Flight Design obtained their S-LSA certificates on the opening day of that 2005 show. Conceived by the FAA as a way to bring ultralights under FAA influence and as a reaction to the hodgepodge of European ultralight regulations (where each country has its own standards), the then-FAA administrator, Marion Blakey, expected 9,000 US-registered light-sport aircraft by 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Has-the-light-sport-aircraft-market-lived-up-to-expectations-410231/