A number of highly anticipated personal aircraft appear to have survived the recession and are moving through their certification processes and toward production.
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Icon Aircraft, the Los Angeles–based producer of the A5 amphibious light-sport aircraft, announced that the A5 will feature composite components from original-equipment manufactur
Cirrus personal airplanes are known for their roomy interior comfort, and now the 2012 edition provides an even more spacious backseat for up to three passengers.
When Cirrus Aircraft debuted the single-piston, parachute-equipped SR22 10 years ago, the Duluth, Minn.–based manufacturer established new standards for safety, comfort, and performance.
Cirrus continues to work on its Vision SF50 jet with hopes of starting deliveries in 2013.