Online community for active builders and pilots of Zenith Aircraft kits (Chris Heintz / Zenair light airplane designs).


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Flying Adventures!

Flying adventures in Zenith STOL aircraft on DVD!

Super-bright LED lights for your Zenith:

These Zenair-branded 3-way wingtip-mounted LED lights from AeroLED are the brightest and highest quality LED lights available on the market today. Available at a great price exclusively for Zenith builders and owners.

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25th Anniversary: 1992 - 2017


Welcome Zenith Aircraft Builders and Flyers!

Welcome to the Zenith and Zenair builders and flyers online community. Zenith.Aero is for and about Zenith aircraft builders and flyers. We invite you to explore and to share your own information... See for the official Zenith Aircraft website.


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Sebastien Heintz posted a blog post

Building an Airplane as a Group Project

Just this week, two EAA Chapters, that are actively building Zenith kits as a group project, are in the news! …See More
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Buzz Air Flight Academy posted a status
"Day 2 of some transition training! Get yours in the 750 STOL! 9312447000 601/650/Challenger II Here!"
2 hours ago
A photo by Walt Snyder was featured

Zenith 750 after carrier landing

Dean's 750 after landing at Lake Wohlford, a cut off top of a hill in SoCal, with other LSA. Unique place, great dinner.
4 hours ago
Michael T. posted discussions
4 hours ago
Buzz Air Flight Academy posted a status
"Day 2 of some transition training! Get yours in the 750 STOL! 9312447000 601/650/Challenger II Here!"
5 hours ago
Jan Eggenfellner posted photos
17 hours ago
Jan Eggenfellner posted a status
"FREE TRANSITION TRAINING Call Viking Aircraft Engines for your FREE transition training"
17 hours ago
ANDREY VEGGER posted photos
18 hours ago
Walt Snyder posted photos
22 hours ago
Buzz Air Flight Academy posted a status
"Thanks to the 25 Annual Zenith Fly in, 2 750 transition training students are at Buzz Air. Come get yours at 2M2! 9312447000"
Jose Roberto Rangel Heller posted photos
Jerry Griego posted a status
"Did first flight on my 701 on Monday Morning . What A Rush!"
Jan Eggenfellner posted photos
Mark Charles Kuba posted a blog post


Just registered for the Mechanic's Two Day inspection course up in Oshkosh in July after the event. Only 14 openings left.See More
Terrence "Dr. Terry" Hall posted photos
Terrence "Dr. Terry" Hall posted a status
"Mounted Avionics. Completing brake lines. Fiberglassing cowling is an difficult art. Probably a good place to stop for holiday."
Buzz Air Flight Academy posted a status
"Much flying and much ground school on this beautiful day! Come get your share in our 601, 650, and 750! Transition training also available!"
Michael T. posted a discussion

Forming aluminum around thin rudder form block

Hi guysI'm doing up my form blocks for the rudder, the top rudder tip block comes to a very thin 3mm at the end.Since its so thin I'm going to make those blocks out of plywood. Hoping that's lends some support.Any tips on shaping a rib around such a…See More
Mark Charles Kuba posted a status
"I took my first Sport Pilot class yesterday. The Instructor was impressed on how well I handled the Czech Evektor SLSA trainer. ."
A photo by Daniel Niendorff was featured


Fist excursion out of phase one - travel soccer tournament.

New from Zenith:

25th Anniversary: 1992 - 2017

Weather Maps

Custom Instrument Panels
for your Zenith

Custom instrument panels are now available directly from Zenith Aircraft Company exclusively for Zenith builders and owners. Pre-cut panel, power distribution panel, Approach Fast Stack harnesses, Dynon and Garmin avionics, and more.

New Custom Upholstery Kits for your Zenith Aircraft:

Zenith Vinyl Upholstery Kits

New Zenith Apparel from EAA:

Zenair Floats

Flying On Your Own Wings:
A Complete Guide to Understanding Light Airplane Design, by Chris Heintz.

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How to videos from

Developed specifically for Zenith builders (by a builder) these videos on DVD are a great help in building your own kit plane by providing practical hands-on construction information. Visit for the latest DVD titles.


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