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  1. SuperStol passes LAA Permit to Fly Test with flying colours

    Francis Donaldson (LAA's Chief Engineer) and Bob Pooler shake hands after the SuperStol completed it's successful, LAA Permit to Fly, flight test today. 

    G-SSTL was put through two comprehensive flights, exploring it's full flight envelope and handling characteristics which it passed with flying colours. 

    The SuperStol will now be issued with it's Permit to Fly.

  2. SuperStol will be at the LAA Rally - Sept. 1st to 3rd 2017

    The SuperStol will be on static display at this year's LAA Rally.  Come along and say hello - we will be outside on the grass display area.

    LAA RALLY 2017

  3. WANTED - 50% SUPERSTOL PARTNER

    We have a potential customer with his own farm strip in North Somerset -  looking for a 50% syndicate partner in a new SuperStol.

    Please contact us for further information.

  4. SuperStol attracts attention at Aero Expo 2017

    It was great to be able to show off our SuperStol Demonstrator G-SSTL to the crowds at Aero Expo last week.  We had a lot of interest in the SuperStol and we are planning to fly in to airfields all around the country throughout  this Summer.  If you would like the SuperStol to visit your local airfield, please give us a call.  Further photos from Aero Expo can be seen on our Gallery page.

  5. The latest SuperStol owners needed something for a Wuff Strip!

    Our most recent SuperStol customers, Ken and Caroline Rhodes were looking for an aeroplane that could accommodate the whole family and that included their two lovely spaniels, Pickle and Treble.

    Caroline commented, "After the excitement of seeing the Superstol demonstrator at the Henstridge fly-in, Pickle (left in photo) celebrates her birthday by insisting that party hats be worn!  When the kit arrives - she and Treble will be helping out with the build process to ensure that th…

  6. SuperStol will be at Aero Expo

    Come along to Aero Expo on 1st/2nd/3rd June at Wycombe Air Park and take a look at our amazing, new SuperStol Demonstrator G-SSTL.

  7. Fabulous day at Wessex Strut, Henstridge with our SuperStol

    We were blessed with some beautiful weather for the flight down from Sleap to Henstridge yesterday (Sunday 23rd April).  The great, all around visibility in G-SSTL was very useful on arrival as we were sharing the circuit with around ten other aircraft.  The sun shone for the whole day which brought lots of people along to a very well organised event.  We were delighted to meet so many fellow aviators and there was a lot of interest in the SuperStol which was making it's first…

  8. SuperStol to attend the Wessex Strut at Henstridge this weekend

    G-SSTL will be attending the Wessex Strut 40th Anniversary Fly In, this Sunday 23rd April.  Please come along to say hello and be one of the first to see this amazing aeroplane.

    http://www.wessexstrut.org.uk/

  9. SUPERSTOL MAKES IT'S UK MAIDEN FLIGHT!

    History was made yesterday, Sunday (2nd April) with the first ever flight in Europe by a Just Aircraft SuperStol, when  G-SSTL took off from Sleap Airfield in Shropshire. 

    With fine weather forecast for the next few days, we are hopeful of completing the initial ten hour test flight programme this week.

    Bob Pooler who has the enviable task of completing these initial flights stated “the  SuperStol is a delightful aeroplane to fly.  It is very stable in the cruise…

  10. Our SuperStol Demonstrator G-SSTL gets it's Flight Test Authorisation from the LAA

    Yesterday, Thursday 30th March 2017 was a landmark day for the SuperStol.  We are delighted to announce that G-SSTL has now been authorised by the LAA to commence it's flight test programme.  This will consist of an initial ten hours of flying where handling characteristics and performance will be checked out.  When this is completed, an LAA Test Pilot will make a couple of flights and submit a report to the CAA for them to issue a full Permit to Fly.

    We are hoping the f…

  11. As it's Valentines Day we thought you would LOVE to hear the latest SuperStol Demonstrator Update

    As it’s Valentines Day, we thought you would love   to hear the latest news of our SuperStol Demonstrator build and what’s happening at Avalanche Aviation.

    Our SuperStol demonstrator, G-SSTL is now just about ready to start flying. 

    Static engine runs have been completed, the aircraft has been weighed and various loading conditions calculated.  We have invested in tooling to produce custom, one piece moulded doors which give a really professional finish.  W…

  12. SuperStol is a Star of the Show at Flyer Live

    Thank you to all our enthusiastic customers and followers who took the time to visit us at Flyer Live Show, Telford last Friday/Saturday.  We were certainly kept very busy over the two days, answering questions and showing off our almost "ready to fly" SuperStol.  There is a huge amount of interest in this amazing aeroplane and we can't wait to get it flying and touring the country on our SuperStol Demo Tour.

  13. Bob puts the SuperStol XL through it's paces at Just Aircraft's USA factory

    On a recent visit to the Just Aircraft factory in South Carolina, Bob Pooler (Director of Avalanche Aviation) spent some time with the factory Test Pilot, Harrison Smith,  putting this SuperStol XL through it's paces.

    In anticipation of our own UK SuperStol demonstrator being ready to fly very shortly, Bob took the opportunity to experience the full flying capabilities of the SuperStol.

    Bob commented "the take off and initial rate of climb is unbelievable.  During cli…

  14. FREE TICKETS FOR FLYER LIVE G.A. EVENT

    Free Tickets to Flyer Live 2-3 December.

    We would like to invite our customers to claim free tickets to the excellent Flyer Live general aviation event in Telford International Centre.  Simply visit the FLYER LIVE website and go to the ticket sales.  Enter our special promotion code (Avalanche16) and claim your free ticket. HURRY though, there are only 10 free tickets available and it is first come first serve. We hope to see you there! 

     

     

  15. Come and see the SuperStol at Flyer Live

    Our SuperStol demonstrator will be on display at the Flyer Live Exhibition in Telford (Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd December 2016).   We would be delighted to welcome you to our stand (Stand number 2 in Hall 1) and answer your questions on the SuperStol.

    FLYER LIVE

     

  16. SuperStol makes it's UK debut at the LAA Rally

    Our (almost completed) SuperStol Demonstrator made it's UK debut appearance last weekend at the LAA Rally, Sywell.  There was a huge amount of interest in the aeroplane with some visitors claiming that their sole reason for visiting the show was to be one of the first to get a look at it.

    We anticipate our SuperStol will be completed within the next few weeks and we are now taking orders for new kits.  Please call us for further information.

  17. SuperStol to make first public appearance at the LAA Rally this weekend (2nd to 4th Sept)

    We are delighted to announce that our SuperStol demonstrator will be making it's first public appearance at the LAA Rally, Sywell this weekend (2nd to 4th September).  

    Please come along and say hello and be one of the first people to see this aircraft in the UK.

  18. Our SuperStol demonstrator (G-SSTL) build progress

    G-SSTL now showing it’s British Racing Green/Silver paint scheme.  The fuselage has just come back from the paint shop.  This will enable us to complete the fitting out of the cockpit area and the instrument panel.

    Due to a backlog of work at the paint shop, the wings are still awaiting painting. 

    Keep checking back on this website to see how the build is progressing.

    Further build photos can be seen on the Gallery page

    If you are interested in ordering a kit or, if you…

  19. SuperStol at Sun n Fun 2016

    It was great to see the SuperStol performing at Sun n Fun in Florida earlier this month (6th - 10th April 2016).

    Just Aircraft were showcasing both SuperStol models, the Standard, fitted with a Rotax 912 ULS engine,100 HP and the XL (Stretch) version, fitted with a Titan 180 HP engine.

  20. SuperStol Demo Aircraft nearing completion

    We are delighted to announce that our new SuperStol demonstrator will shortly be ready for flight testing.

    The build is nearing completion and, once this is finished the aircraft will be presented to the LAA for Flight Test Approval.

    We will then be arranging viewings and flight demonstrations at locations throughout the UK.

    If you are would like to be amongst the first UK customers to  see this amazing aircraft perform, please contact us to register your interest. 

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    Purpose built, mobile, aircraft de-icing unit for sale.

    1,000 litre, high spec, insulated stainless steel tank with heaters. 

    Suitable for types 1, 2, 3 and 4 de-icing fluid.

    Built in pump, powered by Honda engine, supplies fluid via a retractable hose reel to a hand controlled wand.  Elevating platform enables operator to reach tail surfaces of aircraft such as King Air 200. 

    Economical de-icing solution for Corporate/Light Commercial aircraft operations.

    Ex-rental unit. Ful…

  22. See us FLYER LIVE, Telford on 28th/29th November 2015

    Visit us on Stand T14 at Flyer Live, Telford, Shropshire on 28th & 29th November.

  23. LAA Rally - come and see us at Sywell on 4th - 6th September

    Come along to the LAA Rally at Sywell from 4th - 6th September 2015.  We are on Stand B12 and we would love to talk to you about the amazing SuperStol.

  24. Avalanche Aviation appointed as Just Aircraft's official UK & Ireland dealer for SuperStol, Highlander and Escapade

    Avalanche Aviation are delighted to announce that they are now official dealers for the Just Aircraft range of aircraft kits (SuperStol, Highlander and Escapade) for the United Kingdom and Ireland.  LAA  Approval is currently at an advanced stage and expected to be finalised very shortly.  If you would like further infomation, please contact us on 01952 770776