News & Events
20/12/2013 : Tecnam established as the world’s largest producer of both General Aviation and Light Sport Aircraft
 2013 was a very special year for Tecnam as it celebrated its 65th anniversary and a number of milestones including;
 
  • The first flight of the ‘Astore’ next-generation Light Sports Aircraft,
  • EASA certification and deliveries of the Tecnam P2008JC CS/VLA,
  • Tecnam P2002JF equipped with disability hand controls commences flight testing on behalf of launch customer Aerobility (UK)
  • The Tecnam P Twenty-Ten voted the best general aviation aircraft at Aero 2013, Friedrichshafen, 
  • Delivery of the 150th Tecnam P2006T Twin,
  • The introduction of the Tecnam P2002JF Variable Pitch Propeller model,
  • The timeless classic Tecnam P92 worldwide fleet exceeds over 2,500 aircraft in both ULM/LSA and VLA categories.
  • As well as being firmly established as the first choice of Flight Training Organisations throughout Europe, Russia, Australasia and the America’s, Tecnam aircraft are now being introduced into the fleets of new flight schools in the emerging markets in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
 
Looking forward to 2014 we can expect EASA certification for the 
Tecnam P Twenty-Ten. Bringing together an advanced technology all carbon fibre fuselage with a metal wing and stabilator based on the best of Tecnam’s recent P2006T Twin and P2008 offerings, this single engine, 4 seat aeroplane is powered by a Lycoming IO-360-M1a engine, providing 180HP and 2700RPM. It is eagerly anticipated by the General Aviation community, with deliveries due to commence in the spring of 2014.
 
With his timeless passion for flying, today TECNAM is the world’s largest producer of both General Aviation and Light Sport Aircraft and delivers a new aircraft every working day.
 
 
 
 
 
For more information on the Tecnam extensive range of aircraft, please visit www.tecnam.com or contact your local dealer or Walter Da Costa, Tecnam Sales and Marketing, tel 34 616 481143, [email protected]