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Spartan Microlights

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Industry  Aerospace
Type of business  Privately held company
Website  www.flyforfun.net
Fate  Company for sale (February 2015)
Products  Powered parachutes, ultralight trikes, powered paragliders
Headquarters  Astoria, New York City, New York, United States

Spartan Microlights is an American aircraft manufacturer based in Astoria, New York. The company specializes in the design and manufacture of powered parachutes, ultralight trikes and powered paragliders in the form of ready-to-fly aircraft in the US FAR 103 Ultralight Vehicles rules and kits for the US Experimental - Amateur-built category.

In February 2015 the company was listed as being for sale.

The company offers several different lines of aircraft. The "DFS" line, for "Dual Face System", is a line of aircraft that can be flown with either a paraglider wing or a hang glider wing and includes the Spartan DFS Paramotor and Spartan DFS Trike. The Spartan DFD Aerotome is a two seat ultralight trike design, that is also called the DFS Aerotome Dual. The Spartan BP Parawing is a one or two seat powered paraglider design.


Spartan Microlights Wikipedia