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Ultralight Aircraft manufacturers

Pipistrel

Pipistrel is a Slovenian light aircraft manufacturer established in 1989 by Ivo Boscarol and based in Ajdovščina. Its facilities are located in Ajdovščina, Slovenia, and near the town of Gorizia, Italy. By March 2019, Pipistrel had produced more than 2000 aircraft. In April 2022, the company was purchased by Textron.

Remos

The story of REMOS began in the early 1990s with the construction of experimental microlight aircraft. In 1997, the prototype of the REMOS G-3 Mirage took off for the first time – the beginning of a new class in light aircraft construction. In the following years, 10 to 20 aircraft left the final assembly each year on a farm grounds north of Munich. The young company expanded and moved into a newly built plant in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in 2006, where the REMOS GX is still being handmade.

Porto Aviation

Porto Aviation Group was established in 1994, specializing in the production of gliders and developed the first Glider with autonomous take-off. In 2018 it has developed further with the aim of designing, developing and producing aircraft of excellence. The company is made up of a team of experienced professionals in fluid and aerodynamics, the element that unites all members of the management team is a deep passion for flying. The mix of passion and expertise has generated the fastest aircraft in the world in its category: the Risen SuperVeloce.

Tarragon

The ultra light aircraft brand Tarragon is part of Pelegrin Ltd, which was founded on January 2010. They first developed the Millenium Master Aircraft. After a big investment, the brand developed the Tarragon, designed by C.F.M Air especially for Pelegrin Ltd.

Tecnam

Costruzioni Aeronautiche TECNAM S.p.A., commonly known as simply Tecnam, is an Italian aircraft manufacturer. The company has two primary activities: producing aircraft components for various other manufacturers, and manufacturing its own range of light aircraft. The company was founded in 1986 by Italian brothers Luigi Pascale and Giovanni Pascale, veteran aircraft designers and manufacturers. When the light-sport aircraft market began to emerge, the brothers entered the field, first with the Tecnam P92, which was well received.

TL-Ultralight

TL–Ultralight is an aircraft manufacturer based in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. The company started out as a builder of ultralight trikes and now specializes in the design and manufacture of composite ultralight aircraft. The company is owned by Jiří Tlustý and was founded in 1989. One of the company’s earliest aircraft designs was the TL-22 Duo, a conventional ultralight trike model, that is now out of production. In 2014 the company’s product line included the TL-3000 Sirius and three variants of the TL-2000 Sting: the S3, S4 and RG models