Previously the CAA had allowed flying training to be conducted on amateur built gyroplanes
because there was no certification code available to support the development and production of type approved gyroplanes
Tecu also has been roughed up a bit while doing stories on gyrocopters, gyroplanes
GBA is the world's leading developer of autorotative flight aircraft, including the 4-place, USTOL Hawk 4, the world's first turbine powered gyroplane
is an aircraft which is powered forwards by an engine, causing air to pass through overhead rotating blades which cause it to lift.
Groen Brothers Aviation has developed the first commercially viable modern gyroplane
for the general aviation world.
looks like a helicopter and flies using a rotorwing similar to a helicopter, but it also uses a propeller typical of a light airplane.
We are delighted to have this opportunity to employ the Hawk 4 Gyroplane
in a law enforcement public use role.
Mayfield, vice president and chief operating officer of Groen Brothers Aviation, said, "With Federal Aviation Administration certification of the Hawk 4 gyroplane
expected before the end of next year, and deliveries of the aircraft scheduled to begin shortly thereafter, Mr.
The CarterCopter is a unique gyroplane
that takes off and lands like a helicopter but is designed to cruise at 400 mph at 40,000 feet, and fly non-stop coast to coast.
The Company's Hawk 4 Gyroplane
, currently in the process of FAA certification with deliveries to follow shortly thereafter, is the world's first modern gyroplane
and is the world's first turbine (jet) powered gyroplane
We are excited about the huge opportunities for gyroplane
sales we envision throughout the Caribbean.
Groen Brothers Aviation's business plan has been centered upon the development and FAA certification of its Hawk 4 Gyroplane
for private commercial use.