Extreme flights

"The Pipistrel planes are the best" we claim. Extreme pilots and adventurers keep proving this by taking our planes to flights, slightly longer than your usual jump to the neighbour airport. On this page you'll find the descriptions of stunning flight-adventures and world-record flights, achieved with our aeroplanes.
Taurus touches the sky! “Cockpit condensation made a fine mesh of tiny crystals on the canopy. I reached up and wrote the altitude with my hand wearing a black fleece glove - 8,800 meters! The analogue vario was still showing a climb of 2m/s." find out more...
Taurus altitude record attempt - 22500 ft! A flight of 6700 meters (22500 ft) altitude with Pipistrel Taurus. find out more...
Michael Coates flies Sinus 2452 km (1323 NM) over Pacific Ocean Michael Coates, Pipistrel's distributor for Australia, personally delivered a Sinus 912 NW from Brisbane, AUS to Auckland, NZ. find out more...
Michael Anastasiou from Pontedera, Italy to Athens, Greece Michael, who normally captains for Japan Airlines flying the B747's, took delivery of his Sinus and flew it home to Greece find out more...
Antonio Alves: from Pisa, Italy to Lisbon, Portugal Could an ultralight plane fly from Pisa, Italy, to Lisbon in a single day? Of course, if the plane is a Pipistrel Sinus! find out more...
Flight for Sight Australia The Australian Pipistrel planes pilots combine the pleasant with the noble and make an astounding flight over the country to collect money for the Royal Blind Foundation Queensland. find out more...
Matevž Lenarčič flew around the world and set a world record! Unaided by a ground team or a helicopter support, Mr. Lenarčič managed this astonishing around-the-world flight all by himself! find out more...