Skywheels rotors featured in EAA Sport Aviation Magazine

Skywheels Rotor Blade Systems was featured in the May 2021 issue of EAA Sports Aviation Magazine.  The Experimental Aircraft Association distributes the magazine to its 240,000 members worldwide. Innovation column author Beth Stanton weaved together 40-years of Skywheels history that includes recent work between Skywheels owner Joe Covelli and t...
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Gyroplane kits and rotor blades return to full production in 2021

The world changed in 2020 in many respects, but I will remember it as a pivotal year for our two companies as we position them to relaunch manufacturing in 2021. Blackhawk Aerospace Composites In 2020, we saw Skywheels rotor blades re-emerge after an 18-year hiatus and be manufactured again. Test flights followed during the summer months and int...
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Test Pilot Greg Bradley Goes Over New Skywheels Rotor Blade Data

In September, Skywheels Rotor Systems completed flight tests. Test pilot Greg Bradley put the new blades through their paces and goes over flight maneuvers and data acquired. Receive firsthand information about new rotor blade performance and flight characteristics presented during this live Gyroplane Flying podcast recorded on December 22, ...
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