With thousands of flight hours on American Autogyro designed SparrowHawk gyroplanes, the SparrowHawk III is widely accepted as a fun, affordable, and safe gyroplane. This homebuilt aircraft kit provides everything you need to fly except fuel, and includes a 165 hp Subaru EJ-25 power plant, flight instruments, propeller, and rotor blades.
Sport Copter is a second generation family business and building the worlds finest gyroplanes has been the sole function of the company. They have proven over the years to be the leader in design concept and continue to improve quality, enhance performance and increase safety standards within the rotorcraft industry.
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American Autogyro are a division of Groen Brothers Aviation and are the manufacturers of the Sparrowhawk range of gyroplanes. You can visit their website to learn more about these gyro’s and you can also find a list of American Autogyro dealers so you can find the one closest to you if you are keen to take a test flight.
It is a gyroplane. (Some say gyrocopter, autogyro or just gyro) To the FAA, it is a gyroplane. Autogyros are the invention of Juan de la Cierva in 1923. Nearly a forgotten technology, autogyros have regained new popularity around the world thanks to manufacturers like Auto-Gyro GmbH.
Gyroplanes are one of the last remaining secrets in the aviation community. Despite the fact that gyroplanes (also called gyrocopters and autogyros) first appeared in 1923 and enjoyed some years of popularity, few general aviation pilots know much about them. Helicopters took over the scene during ...
As an avid licenced pilot myself since 1983, I have been enjoying the thrills of gyroplane flying for decades. At the same time, my degrees in aircraft engineering and electronics allowed me to recognize where there was room for improvement in the aircraft’s design – and that was the beginning of Aviomania Aircraft, a name that says it all.
(quote from a gyro pilot's first flight in the SCII...March 2008 ) Sport Copter, Inc. has long been known as the leading force in gyroplane design and currently there are no other cross country gyroplanes that will compare to the quality and performance of the SPORTCOPTER II!
The World’s Top Gyroplanes. dT6Hy33Lq; October 10, 2013 8:35 am; Gyroplanes . The last 10 or 15 years have seen some great advancements in gyroplane design and engineering after a few decades of being a little bit stalled. There are now around half a dozen top quality gyroplane manufacturers, and each of them have multiple types of ...