Sonex has launched a new, enhanced Sonex Builder Database! The Sonex Builder Database has been a feature of the Sonex web site for many years, and it has just gotten better with an attractive new look and more powerful features to help web site visitors find aircraft, builders, current owners, and services. Builders and aircraft… Read More
Preparations continue for the Waeix-B One Week Wonder build at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2022. Webinar Tuesday, June 7th: EAA will be hosting a One Week Wonder webinar presentation on Tuesday, June 7th featuring Sonex owner Mark Schaible and EAA’s Charlie Becker. Register for the webinar to learn more about this amazing project! More Volunteers Needed:… Read More
Sonex is excited to exhibit at this year’s EAA AirVenture Oshkosh air show. Stop by and see us in the Homebuilt Display area Booth 602! If you plan to pick up any parts during the show, be sure to order immediately due to extended lead times. Don’t Miss our Open House & Homecoming Fly-In! Our… Read More
A new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was unveiled at the AUVSI Xponential convention in Orlando Florida today, and it should look quite familiar to Sonex builders and fans! Navmar Applied Sciences Corporation (NASC) has partnered with Sonex Aerospace to develop a twin-engine jet powered UAV called TRACER. Based-upon the SubSonex Personal Jet, the NASC TRACER… Read More
Graeme Smith, owner of Sonex s/n 1153, was so inspired by the new film Tom Gun – Maverick that he decided to film his own version! His video has made it to the big time in the homebuilt aircraft world, featured as the Barnstormers.com eFlyer newletter’s Featured Video of the Week. Enjoy! See More Customer… Read More
Congratulations to Chris Paegelow of Abilene, Texas whose standard gear, AeroVee Turbo powered Waiex-B (S/N WXB0021) flew for the first time on June 12th! “It was just a quick 20-minute flight at KABI (Abilene, TX),” writes Chris, “but it was clear that the plane flew great as soon as I left the ground. Very intuitive… Read More
Congratulations to Bill Winkler of Chesterfield, Missouri whose standard gear, AeroVee powered Sonex (S/N 0530) flew for the first time on June 9th! “The plane flew and handled beautifully,” writes Bill, “quick, nimble and very well behaved! It was a pleasure to build… Thanks to Sonex for the great design, remarkably detailed plans and your… Read More
The 2022 Midwest Sonex Fly-in is in the books, held at Drake Field Airport (KFYV) in Fayetteville, AR on June 4th! A wonderful time was had while new friends met and shared their Sonex building and flying experience with some 30 attendees this year. Two Sonex aircraft were in attendance this year but the enthusiasm… Read More
Congratulations to Don Moseley of Driggs, Idaho whose SubSonex (S/N JSX0051) flew for the first time on April 22nd! “Kit delivery took place on December 15th, 2021 and first flight took place just over 4 months later on April 22nd, 2022,” writes Don, “The build was a full time job and extremely enjoyable with approximately… Read More
The Sonex Builders and Pilots Foundation annual AirVenture BBQ is back again for 2022, scheduled for Wednesday, July 27th! The party will be an informal BYOB burgers and brats affair at Wayne Daniels’ 7th Heaven over on the east side of Wittman Field. The night airshow is a highlight of the week, and attendees can enjoy it from… Read More
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