RUPERT AERONAVES PRESENT AT THE INTERNATIONAL AVIATION FAIR IN THE UNITED STATES
RUPERT AERONAVES RECEIVES CONSULTANCY TO COMPLY WITH CERTIFICATION STANDARDS
VIMANASTEEL MAKES ITS FIRST FLIGHT AND STARTS THE FLIGHT TEST STAGE
The SUN 'N FUN 2019 event consists of an annual aviation fair that took place April 2-7, 2019 in Lakeland, Florida in the United States. The event had more than 5,000 aircraft and 600 exhibitors were present at the fair with products for aviation. Most major light aircraft manufacturers and aircraft equipment are present at the show, demonstrating and presenting their products. During the trip, Rupert Aeronaves also visited one of Piper Aircraft's plants in Vero Beach, Fla., And Sensenich Propellers in Plant City, Florida.
After years of research and development, Rupert Aeronaves is pleased to present its new LSA (Light Sport Aircraft) aircraft model. Vimanasteel is designed and manufactured following international quality and airworthiness standards based on ASTM standards.
The first flight happened at the Caruaru-PE airport, where the company is located and was a success. The aircraft is already in the flight test phase of brakes and taxiing, and awaits the certification of the National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC).
RUPERT AERONAVES SHOWS HIS NEWEST LAS AIRCRAFT "IN COROA DO AVIÃO AEROFEST 2018"
Rupert Aeronaves was present in the "Coroa do Avião Aerofest 2018". Event occurred in Igarassu, Pernambuco and foments the aviation in the Northeast of Brazil. The company introduced its newest aircraft in certification, the Vimanasteel, a two-seater aircraft that can also be used for instructional purposes. The company waits for release to the flight through a CAVE (Experimental Flight Authorization Certificate) to conduct the flight tests.
The last weekend was a lot of work and learning about the certification process of the Vimanasteel-LSA aircraft from Rupert Aeronaves. The company received the Technologist in Aircraft Maintenance, Matheus Oliveira, it was discussed the latest topics on compliance with the ASTM Standards. The next step will be the completion of the last flight tests and data collection. From left to right: Ridley Jones, Director of Rupert Aeronaves; Matheus Oliveira, Technologist in Maintenance of Aircraft.
PILOT AND AIR AEROBATIC CHAMPION PERFORM LAST FLIGHT TESTS AND CONFIRMS SUCCESSFUL IN SPIN RECOVERY
Last Friday 06/09, we received the pilot Christiano Oliveira, Champion of Aerobatics Category "Advanced" 2018 and 2019 to perform the Spin Recovery tests on the aircraft. In this way the flight tests of the aircraft were completed, in compliance with all the requirements without restrictions. The pilot also successfully performed Looping and Tonneau maneuvers. It is Rupert Aircraft getting closer to certification.