Comparing a Glasair Sportsman to a Bonanza

If you could call me a “something pilot,” I guess what fits the best is “Bonanza pilot.” My first Bonanza flight was in 1979, and I have been flying them ever since — accumulating about 1700 Bonanza hours, almost half my time. I really like Bonanzas. It is natural to try to compare airplanes — […]

Starting a new adventure at Glasair

Glasair announced today that it has hired Nick Frisch as its new Director of Sales and Marketing. He will be posting regular updates on his transition into the exciting world of adventure aviation here on the blog, so stay tuned for more! What am I doing at Glasair? When I was a kid, I read […]

Another great week at Sun ‘n Fun!

This year at Sun ‘n Fun we debuted our Sportsman Diesel and our Merlin LSA, and both received a lot of attention and excitement. You can read more about both of these innovative new products at Flying Magazine, Aero-News Network and AV Web. Visit our website or email for more information!

Press Release: Glasair Aviation Introduces the Merlin LSA and Sportsman Diesel

An artist rendering of the new Merlin LSA ARLINGTON, WA — Glasair Aviation announced Monday it would be adding two new aircraft to its product line: the Merlin LSA and the Sportsman Diesel. The company was purchased by the Jilin Hanxing Group in 2012, prompting a phase of renewed innovation at the mid-sized aviation manufacturer. Merlin […]