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Aircraft Type-Specific Sites
Sites of Manufacturers of aircraft kitsets and sites dedicated to a particular aircraft design

Airfields
Pages dedicated to a particular airfield

Air Shows - New Zealand
Links to NZ air show websites

Experimental/Homebuilt Aircraft Organisations
National & International

International Organisations
Aviation organisations outside New Zealand

Members' Personal Sites

New Zealand Organisations
Aviation organisations within New Zealand

Pilot Licensing Information
Links to CAA Pilot information

Suppliers
Suppliers of use to the NZ aircraft builder

Weather Sites

Web Resource Sites
Sites with Aviation Reference materials

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Aircraft Type-Specific Sites

AeroConversions
Description: A product line of high-quality powerplants, systems and parts for use in recreational aviation.

Aerosport Aviation Ltd
Description: Aerosport Aviation Ltd is dedicated to the promotion and sales of Light Sport Aircraft throughout New Zealand and Australia

Aveo NZ Ltd.
Description: Sellers of AVEO aeroplanes based at Fat Point Beach Airfield, NE of Wellington

Bearhawk aircraft kits and parts
Description: Avipro''s Bearhawk kits. Quickbuild kits and wing parts available.

Falcomposite Ltd.
Description: Manufacturer of the Furio, a state-of-the-art. high-performance aircraft. The only NZ made experimental aircraft.

Focke Wulf Ltd. Wanaka
Description: Official distributor for NZ & Australia for Bucker Jungmeister and Jungmann.

Lite Flight Green NZ Ltd.
Description: Sales & hire of Foxbat A22LS Light Sport Aircraft and Bat Hawk Micro-light aircraft.

Mustang Aeronautics
Description: Manufacturer of the Mustang II and Bushby Midget Mustang Kits

Progressive Aerodyne - Searey Amphibian
Description: Manufacturers of the Searey, a 2-place amphibious microlight

Rans Aircraft
Description: Rans make a number of kit aircraft, mostly of tube and fabric construction.

Sherwood Ranger
Description: Home of the Sherwood Ranger, the traditional British 2 seat biplane available in plans only, kitbuild and assisted build programs

SkyFreedom Aviation
Description: New Zealand dealer for SKYLEADER Light Sport Aircraft (LSA) and Microlight aircraft

Sonex Aircraft
Description: Manufacturer of Sonex Aircraft kits.

The Europa Club
Description: Fan club for europa aircraft

The RV-List Homepage
Description: THE Internet centre for Vans Aircraft construction.

Vans Aircraft
Description: Home of the RV3,4,5,6,7,8and 9 Easily the most popular range of kitset aircraft in the world

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Airfields

Ashburton Airport 
Description: Details of Ashburton Aerodrome

Stratford Aerodrome Blog
Description: A photo and commented page on the happenings at Stratford Aerodrome

Te Kowhai Airfield
Description: Micro Aviation NZ Limited's licensed private airfield.

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Air Shows - New Zealand

Tauranga City Air Show - Classics of the Sky
Warbirds over Wanaka

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Experimental/Homebuilt Aircraft Organisations

EAA
Description: The Experimental Aircraft Association is the US equivalent of SAA

FAI - Amateur Built and Experimental Aircraft Commission
Description: The CIACA or Amateur Built and Experimental Aircraft Commission is a commission of the Federation Aeronautique International

SAAA
Description: The Sport Aircraft Association Australia

SAANZ
Description: The Sport Aircraft Association New Zealand Inc. This Site!

Experimental Soaring Association
Description: Information regarding design, building & flying of advanced & homebuilt sailplanes

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International Organisations

FAI
Description: The Federation Aeronautique Internationale

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Members' Personal Sites

Abel Tasman Air/ Advanced Spin Training 
Description: We specialise in aerobatic training, spin training, tailwheel ratings.. and all in sunny Motueka.

George Richard's Sequoia Falco 
Description: George Richards' Sequoia F-8 Falco

Gilles Kupfer's Eternal Adventure
Description: Gilles' Focke-Wulf FW190 D-9

Jame's RV-7A Project
Description: Construction of RV-7A aeroplane

Jodels of New Zealand
Description: A blog of the JODEL in New Zealand all models.

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New Zealand Organisations

Airways Corporation
Description: Airways Corporation

Alpha Outdoors - Fly Micro
Description: Microlight aircraft - Restorations, mods and repairs

Ashburton Aviation Museum
Description: Details of contacts and aircraft at the Museum

AOPA
Description: The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

ARMAC
Description: Auckland Regional Microlight Aero Club. Features Club news, events and photo galleries

Auckland Recreational Airparks Trust
Description: Charitable trust with the prime object of providing airfield(s) for recreational aviation in the Auckland Region

CAA
Description: The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand is our governing body and regulator

Dynamic Insurance Consultants Ltd. (no website yet)
Description: "The NZ Sport Pilot Insurance Scheme" for GA and Experimental aircraft. Contact Andrew Milne from Dynamic Insurance – email or phone 09 415-5692, fax 09 415-5592 and cell 0274-500462. Post info to PO Box 300462, Albany

Gliding New Zealand
Description: Gliding New Zealand Website

Micro Aviation NZ Ltd.
Description: Bantam manufacturer with own licensed private airfield at Te Kowhai near Hamilton.

New Zealand Aviation Historical Society
Description: New Zealand Aviation Historical Society

New Zealand Precision Flying and Rally Association
Description: NZ Precision Flying & Rally Association website

New Zealand Warbirds
Description: New Zealand Warbirds Website

RAANZ
Description: Recreational Aircraft Association NZ. Formerly Microlight Aircraft Association of New Zealand (MAANZ)

RNZAC - Flying NZ
Description: The Royal New Zealand Aero CLub

RNZAF
Description: The Royal New Zealand Air Force

Solo Wings
Aircraft Maintenance, Repair, Restoration, Service & Support. Rotax Specialists for Sales, Overhaul & Service.

Sport Aviation Corp Ltd
Description: One of two Microlight flight training organisations in NZ.

Super Cub NZ
Description: Super Cub NZ website - for taildragger training in Piper Super Cub, Type Ratings, BFRs, Mountain Flying training and strip flying from their base at Te Kowhai

Tiger Moth Club of NZ
Description: Tiger Moth Club of New Zealand website

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Pilot Licensing Information

Civil Aviation Authority Website Links:

Recreational Pilot Licence

Other Pilot Information

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Suppliers

Aeroparts (Australia)
Description: Aircraft parts and supplies for your sports and experimental aircraft. We offer personal service , online ordering and extensive reference material in our web site. Low shipping rates to New Zealand.

Aerosup (USA)
Description: Supplier of aircraft parts, airframe, aircraft engines and aviation parts and services to airlines and MRO (maintenance, repair, overhaul) stations

Aircraft Logistics Support Limited (Rangiora, NZ)
Description: For all your metal requirements - Aluminium sheet, plate, tube, extrusions.
Steel sheet, plate, tube. Titanium and Stainless steel sheet & tube.

Aircraft Spruce and Specialty (USA with NZ agents)
Description: THE supplier of experimental aircraft parts. Based in California USA (Aviation Performance Parts are NZ agents) Comprehnsive online catalgue and ordering system.

Aviation Performance Parts Ltd. (Auckland, NZ)
Description: Suppliers of aircraft hardware and materials. Stock many non-TSO'd lines suitable for experimental and microlight aircraft

Aviation Safety (Helensville, NZ)
Description: NZ Supplier of 406 ELTs, PLBs lifejackets and survival equipment.

Barnstormers (USA)
Description: North American Trading post for aircraft parts and accessories. A good source of parts for classic aircraft. The biggest aviation specific classifieds you''ll find.

Brent Thompson Aeronautical Ltd (Rangiora,NZ)
Description: Propellor manufacturer for homebuilt and microlight aircraft, also producing custom built composite components.

Composites International Ltd (Papakura, NZ)
Description: Specialising in the supply and repair of aviation related fibreglass/composite parts and aircraft transparencies. See us first for your homebuilt or commercial requirements and experimental or new development projects.

Downunder Pilot Shop (Napier,NZ)
Description: The Downunder Pilot Shop Sell Pilot Supplies And Pilot Equipment Like Headsets, GPS Systems Transceivers. For All Your Pilot Supplies visit our online pilot shop

Flightline Aviation Ltd (NZ)
Description: Aviation Suppliers based at Ardmore, Christchurch & Dunedin

GT Propellers (Italy)
Description: Suppliers of Italian Wood Composite Propellers - Standard, Fixed, Variable, Personalized, Ground Adjustable, Old Style and Special Application

Matronics (USA)
Description: Manufacturers of "Fuel Chec" fuel management system

Pacific Aero Coatings (Tauranga Airport, NZ)
Description: Australasian distributors for fabric, tapes, accessories & Superflite aircraft paint systems

South Pacific Avionics (NZ)
Description: Avionics supplier based at Ardmore

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Weather Sites

Alternative Weather Stations
Description: This website has been set up by Barry Clark of the North Shore Aero Club and provides access to alternative weather stations to help fill the gaps in information provided by Metflight and IFIS. He has recently added a network of web cams to give a view of many area's of interest. Most cameras are in the South Island covering locations such as Hanmer Springs,Arthurs Pass, Mt Cook, Lake Tekapo, Wanaka, Queenstown, and many others. North Island Cameras include Mt Taranaki, Taupo, Mt Ruapehu, Mt Ngauruhoe, etc.

Internet Flight Information Service (IFIS)
Description: IFIS, for free NOTAM's and Weather information and flight planning

MetFlight
Description: General aviation weather briefing

MetService
Description: Weather and information presentation services

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Web Resource Sites

AeroHub
Description: Provides interesting and up to date information about all things concerning Aviation in New Zealand and abroad. Their aim is to make Aerohub the come-to place for info on what's happening around the country, and who you need to contact to be part of it.

Airsports TV
Description: Internet TV channel featuring all the best action from the world of competitive air sports - including the official World Championships, World Cups and other major international air sports competitions.

Caro Engineering
Description: Aircraft Homebuilder's Books

ComPilots.com - Aviation Portal
Description: Aviation News, Jokes, Stories, Classifieds and Flight Simulator postings, Links, TOP 100, Polls, Newsletters, Reviews, Downloads, Photo Album, Forums, Cargo Tracking, METAR/TAF Weather reports, OnLine Shopping, Careers, Free Advertising and Airport Charts.

NZ Civil Aircraft
Description: A blog on NZ Civil Aircraft



Get in touch with Sport Aircraft Association NZ Inc

Adrienne Fillery
Administrator
Phone (09) 4050553

E-mail admin@saa.org.nz, or visit
www.saa.org.nz