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Mike Sievert On Owning an A5 in Seattle

Mike Sievert became one of the first owners of the ICON A5 in late 2017. A resident of Seattle, Mike wanted an amphib that could safely allow him to explore the waters of the Northwest. “The A5 is the perfect addition to my life in the Pacific Northwest,” said Sievert. “Getting to the San Juan …

Jason Huang Joins ICON Aircraft as President

VACAVILLE, Calif. – ICON Aircraft, maker of the revolutionary ICON A5 Light Sport Aircraft, has named Jason Huang as President. In that role, Huang will oversee all business functions, with a particular focus on maintaining manufacturing excellence, product development and innovation, and providing an ownership experience that is second to none. Huang has more than …

Fly Free for a Year in the ICON A5

ICON delivered more airplanes in June than in any month since last fall and there is currently an order backlog of nearly three months.  Clearly now more than ever, ICON stands for freedom, not confinement. With that as a guiding principle, we are making it easier than ever to consider joining the ICON Owner Community, …

Beaching Procedures | How to Fly the ICON A5

Beaching the ICON A5 highlights the aircraft’s versatility and is one of the most fun experiences you can have in a seaplane. Imagine landing on the water nearby, idling up to your favorite spot, cutting the engine, and jumping out to enjoy a beautiful morning or afternoon on the beach. As part of our Owner …

ICON Demo Days in The Florida Panhandle

Our Demo Team was back at it last week, giving demo flights to prospective customers in the Florida Panhandle. We unloaded the trailer on Sunday and were able to get in some great flying in the Destin area, which you can see a few scenes of in the short video clip below. Our next stop …

Rough Water Operations | How to Fly the ICON A5

In this video on how to fly the ICON A5, we outline the proper techniques for operating the amphibious ICON A5 Light-Sport Aircraft in rough water conditions. Flying the amphibious ICON A5 enables some memorable adventures, both in the air and on the water. Many times, these excursions come with flying in new and exciting …

Glassy Water Landings | How to Fly the ICON A5

At ICON, we believe that your training as a pilot never ends. Whether you’re an experienced seaplane pilot or just learning some new safety techniques, it’s our goal to make each of our owners the best A5 pilot they can possibly be and it starts with recognizing that you should become a safer and better …

ICON Attends US Aircraft Expo — Hayward, CA

ICON Aircraft would like to thank all of those who attended the US Air Expo at Hayward Executive Aiport this past weekend. The event hosted by the US Air Expo was their second of the year, the first of which in Naples, which ICON also attended last month. Cirrus, HondaJet, Pilatus, Embraer, and Air Fleet …