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RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight received the Permit to Fly

We proudly announce the receipt of the Permit to Fly for our RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight. The responsible German authorities sent it to us earlier this day. The whole team is very happy to see the [...]

  • interview with China Central Television - 3
  • interview with China Central Television - 2
  • interview with China Central Television - 1

Interview for China Central Television

Yesterday, two reporters from China Central Television interviewed our CEO regarding our general development and our participation at the China International Import Expo (CIIE) which will take place beginning of November. After showing our VA115 [...]

Endurance ground tests carried out succesfully!

The endurance ground test program has been finished. It was part of German certification in order to get the permit to fly (PTF). In sum more than 30 hours were performed in different environmental conditions. [...]

First ground run of VA250 prototype

The first ground run of our RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight prototype was carried out some days ago without any problems. Due to the scaled-up mechanical systems, which principles are already proven by our smaller certified RotorSchmiede [...]

First pictures of real VA250 prototype

See the first pictures of our RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight prototype, nearly fully assembled. Just visit the VA250 site to see everything or click here.

And our latest Facebook posts on the right column below:

9 months ago

Engine warm up 🌡️

10 months ago

The structural testing of the VA250 non rotating control system was carried out last week without failures. We are looking forward to execute other structural tests in the following months. ... See more

11 months ago

Happy new year to everyone!

1 year ago

General question: How do you like individual styles on an aircraft? Is it important or do you only appreciate the possibility to fly?
What about coloured anodized aluminum struts and custom paint ... See more

1 year ago

One of the first ground runs of our RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight prototype. No problems occured. The rotor- and control system are working fine, as expected. The engine is still in run-in phase. ... See more

1 year ago

We get a lot of requests regarding the capability of autorotation. Therefore, a short statement: All of our helicopters are able to autorotate. The ability of ... See more

1 year ago

RotorSchmiede VA115 ultralight and its big brother, the RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight.

1 year ago

Now also with American units.

1 year ago

Pictures of our two-seat helicopter RotorSchmiede VA250 ultralight.

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