Aviat Aircraft Unveils More Than A Dozen New Enhancements To The Legendary Husky At Sun ‘n Fun (April 2018)
with more than a dozen upgrade options, the rugged and reliable Husky is flying off of the 2018 production lines including:-
Entirely new trim system
The previous bungee system is now replaced with an elevator trim tab. This lightens elevator stick forces and reduces pilot workload during the flare and landing.
Factory extended landing gear
This makes the aircraft more stable for landing on rough terrain or sloping ground. It increases propeller clearance by four inches, moving the tyres forward two…
The sun shone on a wonderful three days of Aero Expo (1st - 3rd June) which brought many visitors to the Aviat Aircraft stand at Wycombe Air Park. It was great to catch up with all the Husky enthusiasts and to show potential customers around G-ROVA, our 160 hp Husky Pup. More photos from Aero Expo can be seen on our Gallery Page.
The UK Aviat Aircraft Team recently attended the NBAA show in Florida, USA. Ranked as the sixth largest trade show in the United States, the Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) brought together over 27,000 industry professionals, current and prospective aircraft owners, manufacturers and customers.
Aviat Inc, were in attendance with a Husky A-1C on Wipaire 2200 amphibious floats, sporting a colourful, Razor paint scheme.
Our brand new Husky Pup demonstrator (G-ROVA), together with his furry friend "Rova" made it's first public appearance at Aero Expo over the weekend of 1st - 3rd July. The imaginiative stand based on a bush plane/bush camping scene inspired many complementary comments from visitors. Take a look at our gallery page for more photos from the show.
Lyndon Griffith takes delivery of his brand new Aviat Husky A-1C-180. This striking colour scheme will certainly stand out from the crowd. G-LIKY has the optional Hartzell Composite Propeller and is fully IFR Certified. More photos of this aeroplane can be seen on our Gallery page.
Aviat Aircraft (UK) recently had the pleasure of sourcing a Husky for Harrison Ford to use during his "down time" from filming the latest Star Wars movie at Pinewood Studios. Harrison particularly wanted to fly a Husky as he already owns two of his own Husky aircraft back home in the USA. The Husky Pup (160hp) pictured here has been rented to him from the Shropshire Aero Club at Sleap Airfield and Bob Pooler of Aviat Aircraft (UK) Ltd, who…
New Husky owner Darren Fern seen here taking delivery of his brand new A-1C-180 G-OGGI. This is what he had to say about it:-
"Our new Husky exceeds expectation...basing it at a 190 yard strip has gone from a dream to a reality. For a relatively inexperienced taildragger pilot like me, the new undercarriage provides a massive safety margin. Refined, rugged and reliable ...I can't think of anything more capable then a new Husky." New Husky models now come as…
On 1st - 6th April 2014 Aviat UK were proud to represent Europe on the Aviat stand at the 40th Annual Sun n Fun International Fly In & Expo, Lakeland, Florida.
Sunny skies and hot days were the pattern all week and the Aviat stand welcomed visitors from around the world during the six days of the show. With over 500 exhibitors and vendors at the show this year, the Aviat stand was looking great and really stood out. We had…