Friday November 17, 2017


US Manufacturers
and Distributors

US Instructors

US Designated
Pilot Examiners


FAA Rotorcraft
Flying Handbook

FAA Pilot's
Handbook of
Aeronautical Knowledge

Sport Pilot
Test Standards

FAA Flight Standards
District Offices (FSDOs)

NTSB Report:
The Safety of
Amateur-Built Aircraft


Aircraft Owners
and Pilots

Popular Rotorcraft

Powered Sport Flying

Dan Johnson's
Light-Sport Aircraft


This website is a companion to the book
Light-Sport Gyroplanes: An Introductory Guide

If you want to be notified when new resources are added to the website, or if you have information of interest to gyroplane enthusiasts, email:

Light-Sport Gyroplanes:
An introductory guide
for discovering these unique aircraft

This non-technical book is for persons who are interested in gyroplanes, especially those who may not know much about them, but are curious to discover more. Even persons who think they know a lot about gyroplanes may be surprised to learn about developments that are making gyroplanes better, safer, and more inviting to fly for novices new to aviation as well as pilots who fly all kinds of aircraft.

In brief, whether you’re avidly interested in gyroplanes or simply curious, this book is for you.

Here’s some of the information you’ll find in the book

The book is available at To learn more, click the link below.

Light-Sport Gyroplanes:
An introductory guide
for discovering these unique aircraft

Light-Sport Gyroplanes:
An introductory guide

Click to view 'Light-Sport Gyroplanes' at
Available at

Click to view 'The American Ranger AR-1' at
Available as a
digital short-form
publication at

Also from
Amirado Publishing

Click to view 'A Cobra Pilot in Vietnam' at Available at