Built in Germany, the Icarus C42 is constructed out of aluminium, carbon fibre and synthetic materials. They are designed and constructed to the very highest aeronautical standards, are immensely strong, rugged and fly superbly. Taking off in as little as fifty metres, then climbing away at over one thousand feet a minute. Stall speeds are around 38 knots, cruise 85-90 knots, and they can land in really tiny spaces, great for farm strip flying. Excellent visibility allows you and your passenger an outstanding view of the world below.
This is the fun flying future. A superb aircraft offering unparalleled safety, soaring over the Sussex countryside, or venturing further afield, Le Touquet in France is just a short flight away. Share your enjoyment with family and friends. It is great fun, challenging and very satisfying. Some of our members are now moving on to an Airline career!