11 Sep 2020

Skyworks Global Announces Collaboration with Airo1 to Manufacture the SparrowHawk Gyroplane

The SparrowHawk III is a quick-build gyroplane kit developed and sold by American Autogyro. With approx. 100 kits delivered and thousands of flight hours, the SparrowHawk III provides a unique, elegant, safe design that delivers high reliability and low operating costs, making it particularly well-suited for hobbyists and aviation enthusiasts. The home-build kit provides everything needed to fly except fuel (and the pilot!).

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01 Jun 2020

Skyworks’ American Autogyro Appoints One08 Group as Distribution Partner for Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia & Singapore

American Autogyro Inc, a subsidiary of Skyworks Global Inc. the global leader in gyronautics, announced that it has signed a sales and marketing distribution agreement with One08 Group. The distribution agreement covers the sales territories of Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore for American Autogyro’s SparrowHawk two seat aircraft.

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12 Aug 2019

Old Gyrocopters Could Be the Funky Flying Cars of the Future

OF ALL THE outrageously overengineered machines James Bond has commanded over the decades, perhaps the strangest came in 1967’s You Only Live Twice, when 007 climbed into an aircraft that his friend Tiger Tanaka—and likely the audience—dismissed as “a toy helicopter.” The single-seat, open cockpit gyrocopter may not have looked impressive, but it was enough for Sean Connery's character to bring down four full-grown helicopters (with a little help from a pair of machine guns, heat-seeking air-to-air missiles, flamethrowers, and aerial mines).

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