Latest News

2
Jun

Newsletter 18 – June 2004

Welcome to Newsletter 18, we have lots to report including.... Progress on the new Pipistrel Factory Sinus Round-The-World trip Pipistrel Aerobatic and Demonstration Team - New Web Site Taurus Update !! Please read on.... Pipistrel Factory Progress With special thanks to Tine our on the spot reporter and photographer for these great photos and update....   (Tine is also the factory
Read more
2
May

Newsletter 17 – May 2004

Welcome to Newsletter 17 The TAURUS FLIES !!!! Not too much text in this email... the pictures speak for themselves. The Pipistrel team are proud to inform you that the newest addition to the Pipistrel family; the world's first side-by-side microlight motorglider the Taurus is FLYING! The maiden flight was conducted on May 15th with great success and is now undergoing
Read more
2
May

Newsletter 16 – May 2004

Welcome to Newsletter 16 - we are happy to report on the Sun N Fun Airshow and the first two aircraft, a Sinus and Virus are now registered and flying in the USA - Also the Sport Pilot update and registration issues Please read on....... Click on the smaller photo to view the bigger one. Sun-N-Fun has come and gone for
Read more
2
Apr

Newsletter 15 – April 2004

The Pipistrel Taurus is polished and ready for flight testing...... Several years in development..... The team which brought us the Sinus and Virus are now ready to test fly the new Taurus Motorglider. The Taurus is again a unique and cutting edge aircraft from the Pipistrel team, which will over time, extend what is acceptable in modern aircraft designs. The
Read more
2
Mar

Newsletter 14 – March 2004

Welcome to Newsletter No. 14. the close cousin to Newsletter 13 which came out last week We have heaps of information to share with you on...... Sinus and Virus Kits Beyond Top Secret..... The Taurus We are always being asked if the Sinus and Virus are available in kits, normally the answer is 'no the Sinus and Virus are only
Read more
2
Feb

Newsletter 13 – February 2004

Welcome to an exciting newsletter No. 13. There has been a rush of activity in the past two months and there is so much information we will have to do two newsletters to fit it all in. We have heaps of information to share with you on...... New aircraft deliveries Price rise New Factory Progress Calendar ready to download Virus
Read more
2
Dec

Newsletter 12 – December 2003

Lots to talk about in our latest newsletter including.... NEW USA Site up and running New USA Dealers New Wallpaper Calendars Large Instrument Panels Kit Build Available Soon Pipistrel Building Update The New USA Site is finally up and running - it is full of rich content and information on the release of the Sinus and Virus aircraft into the USA
Read more
2
Nov

Newsletter 11 – November 2003

Welcome to a Special Edition Newsletter where Mark Bent reports on his Sinus being used to track Elephants in Africa. I had the most amazing experience last Saturday – definitely one of the best flights of my life. I have been involved over the past months in starting up a conservation effort here in Eritrea for elephants – Africa’s most northern wild
Read more
2
Nov

Newsletter 10 – November 2003

Welcome to Newsletter No. 10, in this issue we feature the following. The NEW Pipistrel Factory at Ajdovscina Airport progressing well The NEW Pipistrel Factory It was only two Newsletters ago we featured artistic pictures and gave details of the first stone being laid for the new factory, now Tine has sent through the following photographs of the factories construction progress. Viewed
Read more
2
Oct

Newsletter 9 – October 2003

                   Well the Flight for Sight is over..... So much for our promised email updates during the trip. after the first day, email reliability plummeted and sometimes, on dial-up modems, we were getting 1200 baud speed so we just couldn't get the emails out. To say the trip was a success is
Read more