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Repairs and Overhauls

We undertake all types of work from refinishing and insurance repairs through to comms and avionics installations and fault fixing on micro lights, sail planes and light aircraft.

We specialise in airframe repairs in steel tube, sheet metal, composites, timber and fabric with our engineer being a CAA certified welder.

Our paint shop has produced the award winning Acrosport 2 G-OJDA, and recently rebuilt and painted Pawnee G-BNZV, numerous MCR Banbi aircraft including G-TBEE and G-LVLM.

Fabric recovering of all aircraft and sailplanes using Diatex fabric and Sky-Tech Doping System ensures a superb long lasting lightweight finish.

We are certified BGA and LAA inspectors covering all fixed wing airframes, factory built microlights, vintage aircraft and all engines in fixed wing aircraft.

Skycraft support the Leburg Ignition Systems with full product sales and support with a specially designed test rig and repair station.

At Skycraft we pride ourselves on quality workmanship at a cost effective price, we have years of experience so why not give us a call today.

Engine Workshop

In our custom built engine workshop, we specialise in repairs and overhauls on Jabiru, Rotax, Continental and Lycoming engines.

Shock load testing, engine upgrades and rebuilds on Jabiru engines are built with genuine parts that are all available ex stock from our comprehensive parts stores.

Welding

CAA certified welding of small components and complete airframes is available at very competitive rates backed up by the extensive Skycraft stocks of 4130N steel tube and sheet. In house machining and guillotine cutting reduces costs and speeds up delivery.

Cable Manufacture

On site manufacture and proof testing of aircraft control cables (sailplanes, Microlights and permit aircraft only) in both standard Nicopress and Roll swaged fittings with a quick turn round time in both stainless steel and galvanised cable.
An emergency same day service is offered backed by extensive in house material stocks.
We regret we must decline to complete work on materials sourced elsewhere as we cannot be certain of their quality or specification.

Aircraft Weight & Balance

Digital 3 pad weighing scales accurate to within 0.5% up to 2000 lbs per pad permit us to carry out either on site or in house computer generated weight and balance reports for our customers.