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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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Dean Smith posted a photo

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Dean Smith posted a status
"Am I the only one that can't get Cruzer parts?"
1 hour ago
Dean Smith posted a status
"I am still waiting for parts that were promised over a month ago"
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Dave Hill posted a blog post

Just Getting Started

My motives for building have been varied.  But recently, I discovered the motive that got me off of the indecision trail and got me to pull the trigger and get started.  It dawned on me that what was holding me back was my fear of not being able to build an airplane and then I realized that building an airplane was all about LEARNING HOW TO BUILD. Of course I don't know enough but that's why you do it - to learn how! I have found the videos at…See More
4 hours ago
Gregory Pernoud posted a blog post

intalling breaks and wheels

I have a question, probably easy, but no matter I thought I would ask. I installed my main wheels on the CH750 with the bleeding valve on top. Do I need to take off my wheels and set them on the bottom of the system so it would bleed the air out completely, or will it work pushing the air through the system from the top of the wheel?I appreciate it!Greg PernoudSee More
11 hours ago
Jean-Paul Chevalier posted a status
"I finally finished a huge home project. This should help keep the balance between "family and aircraft". Excited to get back to building."
19 hours ago
Frank Savignac posted photos
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Dave Hill posted a status
"One Week Wonder - 3rd day video is awesome.!"
20 hours ago
Zenith.Aero posted a video

Day Three on the One Week Wonder project at EAA Oshkosh AirVenture 2014

Day 3 of 7: Wednesday July 30, 2014, EAA Oshkosh AirVenture. Work continues on the One Week Wonder kit project, and the kit for the Zenith CH 750 Cruzer star...
21 hours ago
Walt Snyder posted photos
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Scott Ehni posted a video

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N742SE and N742KM on test flights
Jon Croke posted a video

"One Week Wonder" Zenith CH750 CruZer Build Oshkosh 2014

A Zenith CH750 CruZer aircraft is being built by volunteers in a time period of One Week! This demonstrates the ease of construction for this model. Here are...
Captain Dennis Kirk posted a discussion

2012 Zodiac 601 XL-B for sale

Check out my updated info on this READY to FLY professionally built Zodiac! This is the best way to fly in a new plane and is less than the cost of building yourself! Located and flying in Southwest Florida. Based and always  kept in a hangar in KPGD. E-mail me for pictures and specs/details.              or call 941-743-9733   Dennis See More
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Wesley Parker posted a status
"Changed Spark Plugs, and oil...50hr inspection"
Martin Bima posted a status
"Hmmmm. Can't seem to put the doors back on. Must be the hot weather and fresh air and the feeling of flying a motorcycle."
Martin Bima posted a status
"Chopped the 72" Warp Drive to 68.2" for clearance. Slightly reduced climb/cruise and power down vibration still there. KOOLPROP on order."
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New from Zenith:

Coming to AirVenture 2014:

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.

Zenith T-shirts and Hats:

Zenair Floats

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

Builder & Pilot Supplies:

Quality Sport Planes
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Sport Pilot Flight Training in the Zenith CH 601 XL-B

Buzz Air Flight Academy

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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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