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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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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.

Details: 25th annual Open Hangar Days |  Buy your dinner tickets now!

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John Austin posted a status
"Flew home today from Mexico, Missouri and Zenith's 25th Open Hangar Day! I saw many old friends and made many new ones! Thanks, Zenith!"
1 hour ago
Paul Sanders posted a status
"Bought a $5 bolt from Zenith Canada for my FWF, got charged $17 for shipping, and required a signature for delivery. Some bolt!"
4 hours ago
David Muse posted a status
"Cutting the spinner skirt to length."
4 hours ago
David Muse posted a photo
5 hours ago
Scott Tyler Bragg posted a status
"Skin fitting today!"
8 hours ago
Scott Tyler Bragg posted photos
8 hours ago
Keith Crawford posted a status
"rivets are going in"
10 hours ago
Keith Crawford posted a photo
10 hours ago
Marvin W Miller posted a status
"I took this photo of the SAM-EX in flight Yesterday"
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Marvin W Miller posted photos
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Normand Lambert posted a photo

CH701sp - 100th HOUR BIRTHDAY !!!

Saturday, I finally got my 100th hour of flight time with the 701. What a joy ride it has been! Only a few small concerns - none on the engine side (except for a water pump swap).
11 hours ago
Normand Lambert posted a status
"Saturday Sept 24th. HAPPY 100 Hours BIRTHDAY to my CH701sp !!! Hoping for lots more to come !!!"
11 hours ago
Michel Therrien posted a status
"Did my second first flight today!!! See video."
Paul (Buz) Mason posted a status
"Arthritis in my hands has frozen the lateral movement on right thumb bad, I'm Rt. handed! I have to figure out how to get pics onto sight."
Normand Lambert posted a status
"Saturday Sept24th,2016. Fixed brakes and went for 50 minutes flight. Windy and cool."
Perry delano posted photos
Larry Zepp posted photos
Michael Chesney posted a blog post

Wiring runs

Was a little worried about running all my wiring through the center console, along with the fuel lines, and having the dual controls. Fabricated and a rack and, with a bunch of adel clamps, it looks to be doable.…See More
David J. Beaulieu posted a photo

My wife's parking space before the snow flies!

Hope I can get it cleaned up in time...
Normand Lambert posted a status
"Thursday Sept 22nd. Made the Stab forward spar parts. Some assembly required. Next stab ribs."

New from Zenith:

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.

Builder & Pilot Supplies:

Zenith transition training

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Zenith stickers for your car

Quality Sport Planes
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Zenith Aircraft For Sale 

Classified listing for buying or selling your Zenith building or flying related stuff...

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Developed specifically for Zenith builders (by an actual 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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