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Newsletter 88 – April 2016

Welcome to 2016 ! Sebring Sport Aviation Expo 2016 The countdown is on with only a couple of days before the Sebring Sport Aviation Expo kicks off the 2016 USA Air Show Season. Pipistrel USA and our team of dealers will be in attendance and this year we will have 3 aircraft on display including a Sinus, a Sinus Flex
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Newsletter 87 – February 2016

A major step towards electric powered air travel was achieved on 9th February 2016 with the power-up of the world’s most powerful hybrid electric powertrain for aviation in a project led by Pipistrel. Hybrid-electric powertrains are a new breed of aviation propulsion, which extend the range of all-electric aircraft while being environmentally friendly and quiet. The 200 kW propulsor developed

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Newsletter 85 – January 2016

12th annual Sebring Sport Aviation Expo is starting in Florida - the show will begin on 20. January and last until 23. January. Pipistrel USA and our team of dealers will be in attendance! This year there will be 3 aircraft on display including a Sinus, a Sinus Flex and a Virus SW (along with many of our customers who will be flying in
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Newsletter 84 – November 2015

Michael Anastasiou flies from Pontedera, Italy to Athens, Greece The Beginning The first time I came across the Pipistrel Sinus apart from the virtual world of the internet was in Australia, when I arranged a familiarization flight with Mr. Michael Coates in September 2005. I was already in love with the performance and the shape of the Sinus even before
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Newsletter 83 – October 2015

We are delighted to announce that Pipistrel just signed the World's largest single contract about the delivery of light aircraft with the Indian Armed Forces. Pipistrel emerged as the winner to supply 194 aircraft to the Indian Air Force (IAF), Indian Navy (IN) and National Cadet Corps (NCC).  Official press release in .pdf format can be downloaded here: Pipistrel India - Project GARUD
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Newsletter 82 – September 2015

Pipistrel is proud to announce that after long months of reorganisation of the company, employing more engineers, obtaining and updating a lot of hardware and software and with excellent help and cooperation from EASA, we joined the small and elite group of European companies, certified for aircraft design. We received the Design Organisation Approval certificate from EASA! Approvals Slovenia.pdf Pipistrel
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Newsletter 81 – Oshkosh 2015

EAA Airventure over for another year. Another year has come and gone and EAA AirVenture was again a huge success. Perfect weather without the usual storms made the event one of the best in recent years, attendance at the show was also in my opinion better than it had been in past years with a large number of visitors there
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Newsletter 80 – July 2015

13. 7. 2015 The countdown has started and there are just a few days left until the opening of the greatest aviation show in the world - Oshkosh Airventure! Airventure 2015 is located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin and it is one of the biggest and best aviation shows in the world. Pipistrel has been exhibiting at Oshkosh for the last 15 years
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Newsletter 79 – Airventure 2015

The countdown has started ! 7 Days to go... Airventure 2015 The countdown has started and there are now only seven days to go until the opening of the greatest aviation show in the world. Airventure 2015 is located in Oshkosh Wisconsin and is touted as the biggest and the best aviation get together anywhere in the world and I
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Newsletter 79A – April 2015

Pipistrel’s system of online e-training for pilots is among the best in its class, yet simple and easy to use for beginners and experienced pilots alike! Pipistrel developed a system of online e-training for pilots, accessible both to licensed pilots and to every individual. Now everybody, not just professional pilots, can check and improve their knowledge of flying everywhere in

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