EAA Oshkosh AirVenture 2019

This year Pipistrel is displaying an extensive aircraft line at the annual EAA AirVenture Fly-In and Tradeshow in Oshkosh, WI, July 22nd through to the 28th, with a special emphasis on revolutionary, new, electrically-powered, production training aircraft.

EAA Oshkosh AirVenture 2019

Oshkosh expo area – where are we


Pipistrel is displaying:

– Conventional Aircraft
Pipistrel Virus SW, a Two-Place, High-Wing, Rotax-powered LSA – our speed machine capable of cruising at almost 140 knots for under 3.5 gallons per hour;
Pipistrel Sinus FLEX, a Multi-Purpose, Two-Place, High-Wing touring motorglider, Rotax-powered LSA, with removable wingtips for easy hanger storage;
Pipistrel ALPHA Trainer, Technologically Advanced Aircraft (TAA) for the flight training markets, incl. IFR training

– Electric Aircraft
Pipistrel ALPHA Electro, a Two-Place, High-Wing, fully electric aircraft. The first LSA-accepted electric aircraft in the world;
The Pipistrel 801 eVTOL electric aircraft 25% scale model, a leading contender in the UBER program

Riley Speidel’s Pipistrel Sinus that was used by the youngest solo pilot (only 14 years old) to cross the USA coast-to-coast (on display at the soaring Society of America site).

Oshkosh 2019 - Pipistrel booth
Oshkosh 2019 - Pipistrel booth
Oshkosh 2019 - Pipistrel booth
Oshkosh 2019 - Pipistrel booth

2019 Pipistrel Info-Zine
Not content to leave interested flyers with inadequate details, Pipistrel has produced, for the first time, a new four-color magazine-style format brochure. Greatly detailed, the 32-page publication will be available in print format at the Pipistrel display area at AirVenture, as well as at selected Oshkosh locations. It’s also available for download online in digital formats.

FMI: www.pipistrel-magazine.com

Pipistrel AirVenture 2019 Key Events (all times are local)

Monday July 22 – 9am at Pipistrel display sites 86 and 87 Celebration Way
Signing of a 50-aircraft order for the Pipistrel ALPHA Trainer, Technologically Advanced Aircraft
(TAA) with US Aeroclub.

Tuesday July 23 – 8am at BendixKing booth #289-292
Press conference with BendixKing regarding a new aircraft model, the “ALPHA King” – a joint development between Pipistrel and BendixKing, utilizing their new AeroVue Touch Integrated Flight Deck instrument range, developed for the LSA training market.

Wednesday July 24 – 10.30am at EAA press headquarters
Pipistrel will host a press conference in the EAA press headquarters, outlining several very important achievements and milestones for the last 12 months, as well as very important announcements on new product developments.

Wednesday July 24 – 5pm at Pipistrel display sites 86 and 87 Celebration Way
Pipistrel will host a Pod-A-Palooza pizza party at the Pipistrel Booth, sites 86 and 87, starting 5pm through to the opening of the night airshow. Pod-a-Palooza is a celebration for media creators and generators, open to all accredited media, podcasters, podcast listeners, aviators, Pipistrel supporters and any aviation enthusiasts who care to drop by. All are welcome.

Wednesday July 24 – 6.30pm at Pipistrel display sites 86 and 87 Celebration Way
Pipistrel will be giving a special award to 14-year-old Riley Speidel who recently flew solo from California to Maine. Riley is the youngest person to fly solo across continental USA.


Electric aircraft flight demonstrations
Pipistrel will conduct several flight demonstrations of its electric aircraft during the Fly-In/Airshow and plans on conducting several aerial displays during the Manufacturer’s showcase throughout the week.

Pipistrel invites accredited EAA Press inquiries to receive more info and book limited opportunities for press rides during the event.

Alpha Electro


Purchase an ALPHA Trainer, ALPHA Electro, Sinus, Virus, Virus SW, Taurus or Taurus Electro and receive the following unbeatable deals:

  • 5-year, 500-hour warranty at no extra charge, a saving of over $3,000
  • FREE ballistic parachute, a genuine saving of up to $10,000
  • Guaranteed fast delivery, order today and get delivered before the end of this year
  • Only a $10,000 deposit to secure your Oshkosh dream airplane

Pipistrel USA tries hard to bring you the best deals of the year each Oshkosh and we have again delivered with these limited time specials which expire at the end of the EAA AirVenture show, so act now!
Contact us at info@pipistrel-usa.com up until July 31st to take advantage of these exciting specials and we will be happy to take your order.

More info:

About Pipistrel-USA
Pipistrel is a true world leader in innovative aircraft design and manufacturing. With over a dozen different airframes in production, the Pipistrel program has won three NASA Centennial Challenges, is the leading importer of Light Sport Aircraft into the USA, and currently offers not one, but two electrically powered production aircraft to the flying public.

Press Information:
Docs/Graphics Download Link: https://tinyurl.com/yyfxo3zs

Primary News Contact:
Michael Coates – Pipistrel USA, 213-984-1237

Product Information:

Pipistrel-USA’s AirVenture 2019 display is located at sites 86 and 87 — just inside the main entrance on Celebration Way (Opposite Cessna) as shown in the map above.