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A5 Ownership

Are you ready to start your A5 adventures?

Owning an ICON A5 is as easy as flying one. With a streamlined purchase process, world-class customer service, and service and training partners across the country, purchasing and owning your A5 is a breeze.

How to Buy

Path to A5 Ownership

Request your A5 Demo Flight

Start your ownership journey by connecting with an ICON Product Specialist and requesting your complimentary demo flight. You have to experience the versatile and amphibious ICON A5 to believe it. Your adventures await.

Place Deposit for your A5

Place a refundable $5,000 deposit to reserve your delivery position. You’ll receive your Aircraft Purchase Agreement, including your delivery window within 5 business days. The ICON A5 comes fully equipped at $389,000 MSRP.

Purchase Process

  • Determine financing and insurance options.
    Our team will provide consultative support every step of the way, including connecting you with trusted partners for industry-leading financing and insurance solutions. Connect with your Regional Sales Director at or (707) 564-4100.
  • Sign Purchase Agreement with down payment.
    Sign your Aircraft Purchase Agreement electronically and provide a 20% down payment to lock your delivery position. Your final payment plus taxes (if applicable) and any additional accessories or add-ons are due at closing.
  • Coordinate your custom training plan.
    To fly the Light Sport ICON A5, you’ll need your Sport Pilot License (SPL). Your Sport Pilot License will take about 4 weeks to complete. If you’re already a Sport Pilot or above, ICON offers two transition courses depending on your previous experience.
  • Determine your closing and delivery plan.
    ICON offers a customized aircraft delivery experience to suit your needs. 30 days prior to delivery, schedule your factory experience in Vacaville, CA, or have your Customer Advocate coordinate closing and delivery at a location near you.

Close / Take Delivery of your A5

Sign the Operating Agreement electronically and plan your wire transfer to arrive on or before your closing date. Come to Vacaville for delivery and ownership training or have your A5 flown to you.

Own A5

Join our community of like-minded owners and experience the A5 as it was meant to, with others. Our expanding national network of ICON Service Partners means that you’ll have support wherever you go to keep your A5 up in the air and skimming the waves.

Cost of Ownership


With the versatility of operating on or off airport as well as the flexibility to use either 91 octane auto gas or 100LL AvGas, the ICON A5 has some of the lowest operating costs of any small aircraft. The A5's Rotax 912 iS engine is one of the most widely utilized, reliable, and efficient engines in General Aviation, making it a perfect choice for adventure flying.

Fixed Costs:
Insurance* (5 year average) $667 $8,000 *Insurance cost varies according to pilot experience & hull value
100hr Inspection (or Annual) $350 $4,200
Hangar / Tie Down $400 $4,800
Wash / Detailing $100 $1,200
Avionics Subscription* $38 $450 *Assumes activation of all available Avionics subscriptions
Monthly Fixed Costs $1,554

*Insurance cost varies according to pilot experience & hull value

*Assumes activation of all available Avionics subscriptions

Fixed Costs:
Insurance* (5 year average) Monthly: $667*
Anually: $8,000*
*Insurance cost varies according to pilot experience & hull value
100hr Inspection (or Annual) Monthly: $350
Anually: $4,200
Hangar / Tie Down Monthly: $400
Anually: $4,800
Wash / Detailing Monthly: $38*
Anually: $450*
*Assumes activation of all available Avionics subscriptions
Monthly Fixed Costs: $1,554
Variable Costs:
Total Cost:
Hourly Costs:
Fuel $5 $4.25 gal/hr $19
50 hour Inspections / Oil Changes $250 50 hrs $5
Oil $6 10hrs $1
Variable Costs:
Fuel: Total Cost: $5
Interval: 4.25 gal/hr
Hourly Cost: $19
50 hour Inspection /
Oil Changes Total Cost: $250
Interval: 50 hrs
Hourly Cost: $5
Oil Total Cost: $6
Interval: 10 hrs
Hourly Cost: $1
Unscheduled Maintenance

(Service Bulletins/ADs/etc.)
Total Cost: $30
Interval: 1 hrs
Hourly Cost: $30
IPS Inspection/Repack Total Cost: $1,200
Interval: 7.5hrs
Hourly Cost: $2
IPS Rocket Replacement Total Cost: $4,000
Interval: 15 yrs
Hourly Cost: $3
Engine Overhaul

(or replacement)
Total Cost: $4,000
Interval: 15 yrs
Hourly Cost: $3
Airframe Overhaul

Total Cost: $4,000
Interval: 15 yrs
Hourly Cost: $3
Propeller Inspection Total Cost: $1,000

Interval: 2,000 hrs
Hourly Cost: $1
Total Variable Cost
 per Hour: $76
Unscheduled Maintenance
(Service Bulletins/Ads/etc)
$30 $1hrs $30
IPS Inspection/Repack $1,200 7.5 yrs $2
IPS Rocket Replacement $4,000 15yrs $3
Engine Overhaul (or replacement) $18,500 2,000hrs $9
Airframe Overhaul (estimated) $15,000 2,000hrs $8
Propellor Inspection $1,000 2,000hrs $1
Total Variable Cost per Hour $76

*This chart is provided to you as a service by ICON Aircraft. Costs based on 100 hours of flight time annually. It is strongly recommended that you adapt the assumptions to your particular circumstances (e.g., different insurance rates depending on location and pilot qualifications, fuel prices, shop rates for labor, tie-down or hangaring fees). You are the sole judge of your ownership situation. Consult with your accountant on how an aircraft purchase will impact your personal financial situation. ICON Aircraft cannot accept any responsibility for the accuracy of these materials, including, but not limited to, the formulas contained herein and any and all assumptions made.

International Access

The ICON A5 is FAA approved as an S-LSA. Worldwide availability is determined by the respective aviation authorities of each country as ICON expands.

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