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Wipaire Increases Grand Caravan Gross Weight to 9,187 lbs.

September 7, 2018 - Wipaire, Inc. has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to increase the Cessna Grand Caravan’s gross weight to 9,187 lbs. (4,167 kg) on Wipline 8750 floats. Read More test

Wipaire & Mission Aviation Fellowship Celebrate 100th Set of Wipline 8750 Floats

July 25, 2018 - Wipaire, Inc. and Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) celebrated the delivery of the 100th set of Wipline 8750 floats on MAF’s latest Cessna Caravan. Read More test

Wipaire Establishes Field Support Department

July 24, 2018 - As part of ongoing efforts to enhance and expand the customer experience beyond product delivery, Wipaire, Inc. has established a dedicated field service department, focused on providing world-class service and support to all Wipaire customers. Read More test

Tom Carlson Joins Wipaire, Inc.

June 13, 2018 - The Wipaire, Inc.® sales team has been further expanded and enhanced with the addition of Tom Carlson as the services and components sales manager. Tom will consult and advise aircraft owner/operators on services and find and/or source surplus parts. Read More test

Wipaire, Inc. Welcomes Andrew San Giacomo

May 1, 2018 - Wipaire, Inc.® has welcomed Andrew San Giacomo as Director of Aircraft Services with oversight of Wipaire’s wide range of services. Andrew will lead and manage teams in Minnesota specializing in aircraft maintenance, avionics, paint, and interiors. Read More test

Brad Kutz Joins Wipaire, Inc. as Vice President of Engineering

January 31, 2018 - Wipaire, Inc.® welcomes Brad Kutz as Vice President of Engineering. Brad mostly recently served as a senior systems engineer for Rockwell Collins, managing development of new products to add functionality to existing platforms. Read More test

Wipaire Upgrades Caravan Floats with Oil Bath Wheels

Cut-Away Showing Oil Bath Wheel System
October 9, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc.® has rolled out oil bath wheels on new production Wipline® 8750 amphibious floats, eliminating the need for repeated greasing and extending the life of the bearings on the main landing gear. Read More test

Wipaire Receives Chinese Approval for Wipline 13000 Floats, Expands Gear Advisory Approvals

Viking Series 400 Twin Otter on Wipline 13000 Amphibious Floats
September 20, 2017 - The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has granted approval for Supplemental Type Certificate SA2CH for the installation of Wipline® 13000 floats on the Viking Series 400 Twin Otter. Read More test

Wipaire to Outfit New Mission Aviation Fellowship Aircraft

Crowds gather to watch the float plane, Bangladesh - Image Copyright MAF
July 26, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mission Aviation Fellowship International (MAF I) has selected Wipline 8750 floats and Wipaire’s single-point fueling system to outfit the organization’s latest aircraft, slated to serve in Bangladesh. Read More test

Wipaire’s Laser Gear Advisory Now Standard and Available for Retrofit

July 21, 2017 - Wipaire, Inc.’s exclusive, safety-enhancing Laser Gear Advisory system is now included at no additional cost on new Wipline float purchases, and is available for retrofit on Wipline-equipped aircraft. Read More test