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

EAA Zenith Build Project


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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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.

Zenith Aircraft Open Hangar Day & Fly-In: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Seminars and builder banquet on Friday, September 19. More info


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Bill Wilcox posted photos
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Wayne Koski posted a status
"Put in the ignition and the cooling shrouds."
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Wayne Koski posted photos
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Timothy E Kinney posted a status
"Been working on my private pilots license. Soloed in a piper tomahawk yesterday! Lots of fun! should be going on solo cross country soon."
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Bill Wilcox posted photos
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Charles Prince posted photos
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Profile IconDallas T Harding, Todd Scruton and Michael St Louis joined Zenith Aircraft Builders and Flyers
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Zenith STOL CH 701

August 12th the scratch built ch-701 was signed off
23 hours ago
Normand Lambert posted a status
"Wednesday August 27th. 1.3 hours of touch and goes with flaps ! Did not bend anything !!! Just love this baby !!!"
Normand Lambert posted photos
david shrader posted a status
"August 12th the scratch built ch-701 was signed off"
Dean Smith posted a status
"Added a spot to put some junk"
Dean Smith posted photos
Dean Smith posted a status
"Flaperons are primed and ready"
Kevin Lippert posted a discussion

Soundproofing Interior

Have you used anything on your interior to help reduce cabin noise?  I would like to find a lightweight material or coating to help with sound deadening.See More
Dean Smith posted a status
"Control linkage is in"
Paulo Carlos D Amore posted photos
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2014 Zenith Open Hangar Day & Fly-In Gathering

Please join us for the 23rd Annual 2014 Zenith Open House & Fly-In Gathering. We have many activities and seminars, starting on September 19.…
Carlos Sa posted a status
"My CH601-HD had its pre-cover inspection done yesterday. No glitches. I am officially allowed to continue construction."
Larry Zepp posted a photo


Zodiac 650B - dimpled the frame and lower fuselage skin so the rivets will be flush- allowing a better door seal.

New from Zenith:

Follow Up Report:

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
Cloverdale, California




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

Buzz Air Flight Academy

For Sale

Zenith Aircraft For Sale 

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

How-To Videos from

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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