Game Composites was founded with the goal to design, certify and produce the world’s best aerobatic and touring aircraft.

CERTIFICATIONS / APROVALS

  • DESIGN ORGANIZATION EASA.21J.547

  • EASA TYPE CERTIFICATE EASA.A.610

  • FAA TYPE CERTIFICE A00073CE

  • FAA PRODUCTION APPROVAL FOR OUR BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS PRODUCTION FACILITY IN PROGRESS

TIMELINE:

2013

January Company foundation by Steuart Walton and Philipp Steinbach
Start work in office container at Wickenby Airfield

April EASA kick-off meeting

June CAA kick-off meeting

October Move into Faldingworth facility

2014

January First tools/molds are produced by Silence Aircraft

May Wing and control surface molds complete, delivered to Faldingworth

October CAA Production Organisation Approval issued

December Fabric impregnation equipment delivered, first prototype part (aileron) produced and tested

2015

February Fuselage molds complete and delivered

June Prototype aircraft- and test structure complete, Ground tests beforecirst flight complete

July First flight of prototype aircraft G-IGBI

August EASA Design Organisation Approval issued

September Flight test instrumentation installed in prototype aircraft

2016

February Successful completion of first fatigue life and subsequent ultimate load test

March Landing gear drop test

April Baggage Compartment Load Test Complete

June Flight Test Campaign including noise test complete

July EASA Validation Flight Test, First public display at Airventure in Oshkosh, WI

August Completion of Bentonville production facility

2017

February Completion of FAA validation flight test

April Issue of EASA Type Certificate

Agreement on Conformity Inspection Plan with Oklahoma City MIDO

May Start of Production Staff Training program

August Issue of FAA Type Certificate