ICON first customer delivery

This morning, July 20, 2015, at 10 AM CDT at ICON Aircraft’s exhibit at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh in Wisconsin, CEO and Founder Kirk Hawkins handed the keys of the first customer A5 to EAA Young Eagles Chairman and aerobatic pilot Sean Tucker, who accepted the aircraft on behalf of the organization, alongside EAA Chairman JackContinue reading “ICON first customer delivery”

ICON A5 successfully completes FAA audit

On June 11, 2015, FAA officials completed a comprehensive compliance audit at ICON Aircraft’s Tehachapi, California, facility. This allowed them to issue the first S-LSA airworthiness certificate for ICON’s A5 Light Sport amphibian. The FAA audit team reviewed ICON’s production, quality, and compliance procedures and manuals. The audit team included Aviation Safety Inspectors (ASI) fromContinue reading “ICON A5 successfully completes FAA audit”