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Wipaire’s Laser Gear Advisory System Now Standard and Available for Retrofit

July 21, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc.’s exclusive, safety-enhancing Laser Gear Advisory system is now included at no additional cost on new Wipline float purchases, and is available for retrofit on Wipline-equipped aircraft. Read More

Wipaire Makes ADS-B More Affordable; Doubles FAA Rebate

July 13, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc. is doubling the Federal Aviation Administration’s $500 ADS-B rebate for piston aircraft owners to make ADS-B equipage more affordable. Wipaire’s additional $500 rebate can be paired with the FAA program for a total of $1,000 in savings. Read More

Wipaire, Inc. Expands Marketing & Sales Team

May 17, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to welcome two new members to its marketing and sales team, Clint E. Clouatre and Steve Zuercher. Read more to learn about these valuable new team members. Read More

Wipaire, Inc. Announces Safety Seminar Schedule and Door Prizes

February 23, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc. has announced the schedule and topics for the safety seminar at the Leesburg, Florida facility. Read More

Wipaire Announces 2016 Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship Recipients

October 10, 2016 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of the Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship.  Established in 2015, the scholarship provides $1,500 for recipients to pursue a seaplane rating. Read More

Wipaire Announces ADS-B Compliance Program; Accepting Reservations

Are you ready for the 2020 ADS-B Mandate?
July 5, 2016 - We are pleased to announce the establishment of a program designed to take the hassle out of ADS-B compliance for general aviation aircraft owners and operators. The program features a stress-free quoting process with a simple questionnaire. Read More

Wipaire Welcomes New Senior Director of Aircraft Services

A photo of Steve Fuchs, Senior Director of Aircraft Services for Wipaire
June 7, 2016 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to welcome Steve Fuchs as Senior Director of Aircraft Services. Steve will oversee Wipaire’s maintenance, interiors, paint refinishing, and avionics departments, including the Leesburg service center. Read More

Wipaire Certifies Hartzell Trailblazer Propeller on Cessna T206H

Cessna T206H with a Hartzell Trailblazer Propeller
April 3, 2016 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to announce the certification of Hartzell’s composite Trailblazer propeller on the Cessna T206H. The prop is available for both floatplanes and landplanes and boasts increased performance in both configurations. Read More

Wipaire’s Leesburg, Florida Service Center Named Blackhawk Modifications Installation Center

April 3, 2016 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to announce that Blackhawk Modifications of Waco, Texas, has appointed Wipaire’s Leesburg, Florida facility as an authorized dealer and installation center for Blackhawk’s XP series engine upgrades. Read More

Wipaire to Hold Safety Seminar in Leesburg, Florida

January 20, 2016 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to extend a warm invitation to pilots and aircraft owners to attend a safety seminar at Wipaire’s service center in Leesburg, Florida. The event will take place on Saturday, February 27th. Read More

Wipaire’s Gateway to Success Program for A&P Students Returns; Seeks Applicants

January 20, 2016 - We are pleased to announce the return of the Gateway to Success internship program for its third year. The program is designed for students pursuing an airframe and powerplant maintenance certificate, and is comprised of several checkpoints... Read More

Wipaire Announces Return of Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship

January 11, 2016 - Following a hugely successful introduction, Wipaire is pleased to announce the return of the Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship. Read More

Wipaire’s Leesburg, Florida Facility Named Cessna Authorized Service Facility

September 28, 2015 - Cessna Aircraft Corporation, a brand of Textron Aviation, has appointed Wipaire's Leesburg, Florida facility as an authorized service facility for Cessna propeller aircraft, including the Caravan series. Read More

Wipaire Secures Fleet Order from AVIC Joy Air Holdings Limited

July 21, 2015 - Wipaire, Inc. announced that Joy Air, a Chinese regional carrier serving the northwestern region of the country, has placed a fleet order for 20 sets of Wipline 8750 floats. This coincides with Joy Air’s order for 20 Grand Caravan EX aircraft. Read More

Introducing the Aurora Interior

July 20, 2015 - We are proud to unveil the Aurora interior for the Cessna Caravan series. Fitted with executive appointments and conveniences, the Aurora interior transforms the utilitarian aircraft into a comfortable yet versatile traveler. Read More

Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship Winners Announced

July 20, 2015 - We are pleased to announce the winners of the first Ben Wiplinger Memorial Seaplane Rating Scholarship. Four recipients will be awarded a $1,500 scholarship paid directly to the seaplane school of their choice. Read More

Boss 182 Lycoming IO-580 Conversion Now Available for Landplanes

June 24, 2015 - We are pleased to announce that the most powerful factory-new engine conversion for the Cessna 182 is now available for landplanes. The Boss 182 Lycoming IO-580 engine conversion boasts a 58 pound (26 kg) gross weight increase on wheels. Read More

Wipline 10000 Floats Approved in China

June 24, 2015 - Wipaire has received Chinese validation of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate SA01795CH for the installation of water-scooping Wipline 10000 floats on the Air Tractor AT-802 and AT-802A. Read More

Caravan Exhaust Deflector Now Available for More Aircraft

June 24, 2015 - We are pleased to announce expanded eligibility for the Cessna Caravan series exhaust deflector. Previously only available for aircraft with a float kit installed, U.S. approval has been received for installation on all Caravan models. Read More

Wipaire Receives New Chinese Approvals

May 14, 2015 - We are pleased to announce the validation of two Supplemental Type Certificates by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). Read More