A new modern nitrogen charged air shock suspension system designed to operate at best on rough fields is finally availablle for the Savage planes (even as a retrofit kit) . Don’t confuse this system with some teasers we already published in the recent past, we are not speaking about the same t... Read more...
Savage Cub-S at FAI World Air Games
December 7th, 2015
The Italian Pilot Luca Bertossio gets the Gold medal in the glider aerobatics at the FAI World Air Games 2015 in Dubai.
And we are pleased to let you know that the one of the two official glider towing planes, was a Savage Cub-S (the other one was a Maule). Great job Luca and compliments.
www.yo... Read more...
South African Bobber
October 23rd, 2015
Have a look at the new Bobber's gallery pic in the media section. Some truly outstanding pics, coming by our very active South African Dealer are finally available. Enjoy the true Bobber's Spirit..
AERO 2016 and new deliveries
October 17th, 2015
Zlin Aviation sro will attend at the next AERO 2016 from 20th to 23th April . We would like to invite you there, to have a look at the latest news about our production and to meet our Dealers since many of them, coming by different Countries, will partecipate at this international exibition .
Talki... Read more...
Welcome to a new Dealer
October 1st, 2015
We are more than happy to announce that another new Dealer, recently joined our Dealers network..Directly from his words...:
KTM Iceland was founded in 1994 by owner Karl Gunnlaugsson.
From 1994 KTM Iceland has been importer for KTM Sportmotorcycles Austria as well as Husaberg and recently Hu... Read more...
We just realized that it is time now for Summer holidays and that in the last two months,we didn't put any more news on our website. Our company was very busy, as usual, in the last period, with the deliveries of several planes in different Countries . One Cub S with Titan 180 hp in USA (Outback is... Read more...
New video from Massimo Uberti
June 22nd, 2015
As promised, a new video is available on our website (pls check our Media section). Fabio Guerra and his amphibious Savage Classic 100 hp, performing nice and not standard maneuvers as usual.Tks to our friends for this nice and new "Pradellez 2015/2" video..
June 18th, 2015
This time, don't expect pls a video related to a Savage plane. We got the permission to share with you, what seems to us the perfect representation of the "pure joy of flying". Take a break, a cup of coffe and enjoy... Btw in few hours we will publish a new video made by instruct... Read more...
First South African Savage Bobber
May 16th, 2015
Ready for preliminary test flights, the first South African Savage Bobber. We got many requests for this kind of plane by that Country and finally we are able to show it at best . Feel free to contact us or our local dealers for more informations about this very special and unique product..
New Czech Dealer
April 23rd, 2015
Welcome to Marek Hyka, aerobatic pilot in the category UNLIMITED, and member of the Czech National Team in aerobatics . Airshow pilot and bushflying enthusiast, he will help us to promote the Savage planes and the most advanced Stol techniques in the Czech Republic.For contacts : inf... Read more...
Annual SOwG hangout
April 16th, 2015
Dates for the annual SOwG hangout have been fixed in 23/24 May 2015. Savage Owners Group will be friendly hosted again by Taildragger Meeting 2015, at "Pradelle" Airfield in Torbole Casaglia (BS)- Italy.
Airfield "Pradelle" (Torbole Casaglia - BS) : N 45°29'3... Read more...
MAKS 2015 and new Russian dealer
April 10th, 2015
New important dealership announced in Russia.We are very glad to welcome aboard our dealership network, one new partner, that will initially cover the Central and Western Russian Region including the important Moscow area. We welcome Mr. Vladimir Vishnyakov (http://aerosavage.ru) aboard and we ... Read more...
3 inches forward landing gear
April 3rd, 2015
It is finally available as an option, the 3"forward x6" extended landing gear. All Savage planes can be equipped with this option. This heavy duty gear (apart from the prop clearance and take off performances) allows the pilots to brake much harder, offering a shorter land distance.In the ... Read more...
New Cub S ready for South Africa
April 1st, 2015
Ready for final delivery the first South African Cub S equipped with Titan 180 hp. and EFII system (Electronic Fuel Injection and ignition). Flight tests have been concluded positively and an happy customer will get it soon.
In short the advantages of an electronically controlled engine are n... Read more...
March 20th, 2015
We officially announce that Zlin Aviation sro, will not partecipate to AERO 2015 . We will partecipate to this exibition, "only" every two years. This proposition, was discussed in the past several times between different manufacturers, but has never been put in practice.Other very importa... Read more...
Savage used for aerial survey in South Africa
February 16th, 2015
Savage used for aerial survey of breeding sites of vultures and other large tree-nesting birds in the northern Kruger National Park, South Africa.
If you did not hear about it before, you might find it quite interesting: "The Bateleurs – Flying for the Environment in Africa", ... Read more...
New videos added on seaplane technique with the Savage
January 19th, 2015
Our prolific friend and Savage enthusiast Massimo Uberti has recently released 2 videos featuring flight instructor Fabio Guerra flying the Savage with amphibious floats, and delivering a lot of practical tips for novice floatplane pilots. Enjoy the nice footage and get prepared for your next advent... Read more...
Zlin Aviation Christmas Holidays closing dates
December 18th, 2014
Another exciting year is coming to its end again. We want to thank all our customers, dealers, suppliers and friends for this successful 2014. It has been a pleasure to work with you and for you during this year, and we look forward to do so in the future!
Despite the global economic turmoil,... Read more...
2015 Alaskan Experience: a once in a lifetime journey!
December 5th, 2014
Our friend, dealer and leading professional bush pilot Arturo Polo Ena, has organized a trip to Alaska for all those interested in joining him and his team. In just 12 days, it covers Alaska Airman (the most important aviation gathering in Anchorage, Alaska), the famous Valdez STOL competition, flig... Read more...
New website finally online!
November 28th, 2014
We are glad to announce that after months of hard work we are introducing our new website today!
Please enjoy it! New content is available, as well as new more advanced functionnalities. We hope you will enjoy and appreciate it! Read more...
Safety Alert 09
November 25th, 2014
We invite all Savage aircraft owners and operators to take vision of the Safety Alert 09 date 25/11/2014, which ask for a visual check of the wheel rim conditions on certain aircrafts. Check our Section "Owner area" then "Technical Documents" to find the document, or click here. Read more...
Savage Agilis test flight video
November 21st, 2014
Enjoy this nice footage of the first production Savage Agilis with Rotax 912 100hp in the mountains of Trento, northern Italy.
Click the below preview icon to watch the video. Read more...
The Agilis is flying!
October 28th, 2014
Ladies and Gentlemen: we have to announce that our family of aircraft has increased!
The Savage Agilis went airborne today after months of work, conception and fine tuning! All with great results and full satisfaction! Please enjoy some preliminary pictures on this link.
We can j... Read more...
Latest release of Bush Pilot videos by Massimo Uberti
October 7th, 2014
Dear friends and pilots, our friend Massimo Uberti, passionate Savage owner and pilot, has just released the latest video of his "Bush pilot" serie.
Please enjoy the nice footage and do not stop flying or dreaming to fly at least!
Watch the video HERE. Read more...
Summer Holiday closing dates
August 1st, 2014
Dear customers, we want to inform you that Zlin Aviation will close for holidays from the 16th to the 31st of August. Please forward any service request before that date if possible. We will answer all email asap upon our return. Read more...
New dealer in Belgium
July 29th, 2014
We welcome on board our network of dealers, Mr. Renè of ReneRC (www.renerc.com). Very well known in the radio model community in Belgium and abroad, he started dealing with our company reselling our giant scale RC models, and he upgraded now on the real scale ones, ordering a brand new Savage... Read more...
Savage river bed hang-out: a must see video!
June 10th, 2014
Please have a look at this outstanding video beautifully made by Massimo Uberti, showing the tremendous fun that these pilots have with the Savage! Many landings on beautiful spots and some bush flying technique advices, together with beautiful weather and colors! Have a look at it at this link:
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Zlin Aviation to attend Cielo e Volo 2014
June 9th, 2014
We will attend as usual the expo and meeting Cielo e Volo 2014, in the airfield "Guglielmo Zamboni" in Ozzano Emilia (Bologna), the weekend of the 14th and 15th of June 2014. We invite all our friends and customers to visit us there and meet our team. We will display a phantastic Bobber a... Read more...
Savage Owners Meeting: a big success!
June 3rd, 2014
The Savage owners meeting has been a big success this year. Aircrafts came from across Europe, several from Germany, and even one from Hungary. More than 20 Savage met to enjoy friendship, STOL competition, exhibitions and great food! Thanks to Scuola Volo Brescia for the organization!
Please enjoy... Read more...
The Savage sn 300 goes to New Zealand!
May 22nd, 2014
We are happy to announce that our dealer Tim Harrison of Sport Aircraft New Zealand has sold the Savage serial number #300! An important milestone for our company, without any doubt, and a big proof of maturity and global appreciation of the product we manufacture. We are experiencing a positive tim... Read more...
The smallest Savage plane ever built
May 13th, 2014
Finally and officially it is now available the new Savage Bobber Rc "Park Flyer"..Developed togheter with one our German friend (huge fun of our real Bobbers) , we are now able to offer the smallest Savage ever built.The ready to fly weight, (without battery) is just 125 grams! The wing sp... Read more...
May 8th, 2014
Zlin Aviation sro is close to sell the 300th Savage plane. An important step for our company. A signal of the maturity of this project that started several years ago with the first Savage Classic sold and that can offer today a complete series of planes starting by the little Savage Bobber radio control model (however not included in the list of sold planes) , up to the professional Savage Cub-S equipped with the wonderful Titan engine (180 hp) . We are proud to announce that the next plane sold, will be the 300th of our story. We will offer to the next customer a very nice present and when the plane will be delivered in the next months, we will organize a special celebration for him and his... Read more...
Savage Fly-in in northern Italy the 24 of May
May 2nd, 2014
We inform you that during the day 24 of May, the indipendent SOwG (Savage Owners Group) is organizing a Savage Fly-In during the Taildragger Meeting that will take place over all the weekend (24 and 25 of May), in the Torbole Casaglia airfield near Brescia, in northern Italy. Also the AIPM (Italian ... Read more...
RC update: Zlin Aviation to attend Prowing in Germany
April 29th, 2014
Our RC model team will attend for the first time the important German RC show Pro-WING International at Flugplatz Soest-Bad Sassendorf from the 9th to the 11th of May 2014.
We will present both the Bobber RC in 1:3 and the Bobber RC in 1:2,5 scale: don't miss the opportunity to see from real this u... Read more...
Savage Agilis at Aeromesse 2014
April 14th, 2014
Great reception for the new Savage Agilis at AERO Messe 2014..We are happy to show for the first time the Agilis Concept displayed last week in Germany.The plane will be equipped as standard, with the Rotax 582 (but it is possible to install up to 120 hp if necessary) and will be test flown during t... Read more...
New concept aircraft to be introduced at AERO2014
April 3rd, 2014
We are happy to announce that we will display a new concept aircraft in our booth at AERO2014 next week (Hall B2, Stand 205). This is again a mold-breaking aircraft, capable of providing a unique and really different flight experience to both pilot and passenger. Certainly it will be an eye catcher,... Read more...
Bobber RC dealership in Belgium
March 26th, 2014
We are glad to welcome on board our growing dealership network for our RC models, the long established and well knonw shop ReneRC in Belgium. They will display a Bobber RC in 1:2,5 at all major fly events in the country! For more info contact Rene RC at 9220 Moerzeke, email@example.com, www.renerc.com... Read more...
New dealership announced in Poland
March 15th, 2014
Marek Gajewski will represent our range of aircrafts exclusively in the territory of Poland, starting with the delivery of the first demo Aircraft, a very nicely equipped Savage Cruiser. All contact details can be found in the section "Dealers" or directly on the polish website www.aerosav... Read more...
Meet us at AERO2014!
March 6th, 2014
We invite one year more our friends and customers to visit us in our stand in AERO2014 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, from the 9th to the 12th of April: Hall B2, Booth 220. It is a unique opportunity to meet our team and see our latest releases in a dedicated atmosphere. Almost our complete lineup wil... Read more...
Bobber Rc deliveries
February 5th, 2014
We are happy to deliver to our customers another series of Bobber RC. Russian, American, French and Italian customers are waiting for their new models. We will display one Bobber Rc (374 cm wing span) at Aeromesse 2014 (starting from 09 April ) and we will officially partecipate at the German ProWin... Read more...
New year adventure with the Savage CUB
January 11th, 2014
We wish a happy new year to all our friends, dealers, customers, and adventurous pilots! There is no better way to do it with some refreshing new pictures of our dealer Arturo Polo Ena, capable of living truly amazing experiences with his Savage CUB. This way we remember everybody that the Savage is... Read more...
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
December 17th, 2013
Another exciting year is coming to its end again. We want to thank all our customers, dealers, suppliers and friends for this successful 2013. It has been a pleasure to work with and for you during this year, and we look forward to do so in the future! We inform our customers that we will be closed ... Read more...
New dealerships announced in Russia
December 10th, 2013
We are happy to welcome aboard our dealership network, two new partners that will cover the emerging Russian market effectively. Nikolay & Uriy Salimov, based in the Primorsky Region, will cover the Eastern side of the Russian Federation, while Farit Rasimovich Sadretdinov of REAL LLC will take ... Read more...
Visit us at \"Faszination Modellbau\" expo in Germany
October 21st, 2013
Zlin Aviation sro is glad to announce that from the 1st to the 3rd of November will take part to the Faszination Modellbau Messe exhibition in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Being the reference point in the European RC model market, we will take the opportunity of this famous appointment to introduce our... Read more...
CUB-S with Lycoming Y0-233 released
October 15th, 2013
Zlin Aviation is proud to announce that deliveries have started for the Savage CUB-S powered with the Lycoming YO233, an engine specifically developed for the LSA market. Test pilots have affirmed that the engine performance (115hp), while not being wild and extreme, provides a very pleasant balance... Read more...
World first: wakeboarder towing with Savage Aircraft!
September 26th, 2013
This is a must see for all Savage lovers: a unique and exciting shooting performed by our German dealer Tom Huber (Savage Classic) with his wife Hilde (Savage Cruiser), along the Po river in Italy this summer.
Not only can the Savage tow gliders and banners, but also ski riders (already performed b... Read more...
Savage Cruiser RC Model
September 22nd, 2013
We are enthusiastically announcing the availability of a mass-produced ARF RC scale model kit of the Savage Cruiser with 203cm wingspan.
Manufactured by Seagull Models, one of the largest Asian manufacturers of RC models, the Savage Cruiser reproduces with great fidelity our aircraft, including one... Read more...
Savage Photobook Contest winner!
August 6th, 2013
We are glad to announce that we have a winner for this year's online Savage Photobook Contest! R.P. from Spain is the winner with his nice shot of his red Savage CUB flying over a cloudy landscape.
Congratulations to him, but also thank you all for taking part! We have published a gallery with a se... Read more...
August 5th, 2013
We inform our customers that our Italian Headquarters will close for summer holidays from Monday the 12 to Sunday the 25th of August. Your requests during that period will be answered as soon as possible from Monday the 26th. Read more...
New dealer for New Zealand
August 1st, 2013
We are really glad to announce that we have appointed a new exclusive dealer for the Territories of New Zealand. We will deliver a very nice and well equipped Savage Cub there, and we invite all the local interested pilots to visit our dealer's page to check all contact details.Welcome on board to &... Read more...
New Rotax Service Bulletin
July 1st, 2013
We invite all Savage Aircraft owners to check the applicability to their engine, of the latest Rotax Service Bulletin that can be found as an attachment below.
It is rated "Recommended", and is about replacement of the fuel pumps.
Keep you engine and aircraft serviced and fly safe! Read more...
Join Zlin Aviation at Cielo e Volo and Taildragger Meeting!
June 13th, 2013
A really busy weekend is in front of us! We will officially attend Cielo e Volo 2013, the biggest open air aviation meeting in Italy, the 15th and 16th of June 2013, where our new CUB-S will be presented. At the same venue, we just have presented our RC Models last weekend at the RC Model Expo 2013,... Read more...
New dealer appointed in China
June 11th, 2013
We are glad to welcome on board United General Aviation International Ltd as Zlin Aviation's exclusive importer in the territories of China, Hong Kong and Macao. We entered a long term agreement and collaboration, and we look forward to take the opportunity to establish our aircrafts as a point of r... Read more...
New video from Kougar
June 3rd, 2013
"Savage upsidedown" is not an official Zlin's video. It was produced by our friend "Kougar" and we pray the Savage pilots not to replicate the maneuvers shown in this video. As most of you already know, the pilot is a professional one and knew exactly what he was doing. So pls remember that this is just a demonstration video and don't try to replicate those maneuvers : www.youtube.com/watch Read more...
New video from Kougar
June 3rd, 2013
"Savage upsidedown" is not an official Zlin's video. It was produced by our friend "Kougar" and we pray the Savage pilots not to replicate the maneuvers shown in this video. As most of you already know, the pilot is a professional one and knew exactly what he was doing. So pls remember that this is just a demonstration video and don't try to replicate those maneuvers : www.youtube.com/watch