Introduction to Ultralight Aviation

Ultralight Airplanes

If you are interested in owning, buying or building an ultralight airplane, or you are just interested in knowing more about the ultralight airplanes in general - this page is for you.

Here you will find articles about pricing, licensing and registering your ultralight aircraft. If you want to know more about the other aspects of the ultralight aviation - gliders, flex wing trikes, helicopters or microlighting - just browse the other categories. If you want to know something that is not covered here, just email me at info[at]ultralight-airplanes.info and we'll do our best to research and publish more information.

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Flying Alone: Single Seat Ultralight Aircraft

For me the point of recreational flying is to share the joy with someone. I can't imagine fully enjoying it without being able to share the views and experience with my girl or someone else. On the other hand some people enjoy flying more than others... Continue >>

 

Electric Aircraft - What's Going On?

So, is flying from New York to Tokyo with electric airplane coming soon? Probably not in the next ten years, maybe more. But flying an electric ultralight aircraft seems more realistic. Here we'll see what's the current state of this affair and how soon you may fly your electric gyrocopter. Continue >>
Electricity panel

 

Light Sport Aircraft - The Poor Man's Chance to Soar

The reasons for their surging popularity are myriad, but one of the most compelling is the lower cost associated with owning and operating light sport aircraft.... Continue >>

 

Light Sport Aircraft - The Little Guy's Ticket to the Wild Blue Yonder

Their allowed gross takeoff weight is no more than 1320 pounds (many horses weigh more). You could buy eighty squadrons of the most expensive for the price of the most expensive horse ever sold at auction. Continue >>

 

How To Become a Light Sport Aircraft Pilot

Have you dreamed for years of becoming a pilot? If so, you're in luck, because the soaring popularity of light sport aircraft... Continue >>

 

Light Sport Aircraft

In USA there is a category of ultralight airplanes called Light Sport Aircraft. If you are from Europe, Asia or Africa you may never need to deal with that term... unless you want to fly in USA of course. Continue >>

 

Ultralight Airplane - What Do You Need To Know?

Read this page to undertsand the basics of the ultralight aviation and the things you always wanted to know. Continue >>

 

Are Ultralight Airplanes Right For Your Budget?

The ultralight aviation made it possible. Everyone, and I mean really everyone can have their aircraft today. What is your budget? What kind of flying vehicle do you want to own? This short article will give you some suggestions. Over $100,000 You can get almost everything from the Ultralight aviation. Continue >>

 

Popular Ultralight Aircrafts

There are some ultralight airplanes which are so widely known that every aviation enthusiast have either heard, seen or flown on them. Certainly the ultralight and microlight model aircrafts are too many (especially if you add the homebuilt/experimental ones) and there is a chance at least one of them will... Continue >>

 

Ultralight Gliders - Flying Without Engine

Do you know how the ultralight aviation started at? No, it is not coming from the general aviation. The ultralight airplanes have evolved from hang gliders. But this evolution did not kill the gliders. They are still widely used and available in many variations. What exactly is an ultralight glider? Continue >>

 

Ultralight Seaplanes - Amphibians, Flying Boats and Floats

All these are different types or just names of an interesting category ultralight aircrafts - the Ultralight Seaplanes. Are you already asking what's so great about them? Imagine what were you going to do if you had both a boat and an airplane. (Or maybe you already have them?) Continue >>

 

Here Are Some Of The Best Discussion Forums About Ultralight Airplanes

The Web is huge and full with all kind of sites on about every topic you can think of. But for us, the fans of the ultralight aviation, there are very few places to visit. Except this site there are just a few ones which pay attention to the ultralight... Continue >>

 

Seven Good Books and DVDs About Ultralight Aviation

I hope you have found a lot of interesting info on this site. Are you already looking for more? There will be more articles and even a blog is coming on the way (to be notified about that, don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter). Do you want to go... Continue >>


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steve brakefield at Jun, 07 '09 16:15
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Bob at Jun, 08 '09 18:51
Thanks Steve! I'm happy that we can help you.
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I wish to become a pilot very soon, and i have seen that your site has really helped me a lot. Please add more photos. Thanks
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