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July 20, 2015

CubCrafters Announces Top Cub Deal with Chinese Firm

CubCrafters is pleased to announce an agreement with the Liaoning Cub Aircraft Corporation (LCA) of China. The deal includes the sale of their CC18 Top Cub Type Certificate and a corresponding license agreement with...

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July 16, 2015

"My First Trip To Johnson Creek" by Max Platts

To those of us who love flying in the backcountry, Johnson Creek is what many consider to be backcountry aviation Mecca. There are very few places in the Lower 48 where pilots can enjoy as wide a variety of diverse...

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July 8, 2015

Pilot Profile: Gary Weaver

Cubs can be a lot of things to different pilots. They can be a survival tool, a piece of business equipment, a means of transportation, or an escape hatch from the everyday. But for some pilots, a Cub...

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June 22, 2015

Carbon Cub FX Builder Assist Program Announced

Backcountry aircraft manufacturer CubCrafters has announced a new program designed to engage airplane buyers more intimately with their purchase. Carbon Cub FX Builder Assist immerses new owners in the construction of...

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May 8, 2015

Pilot Profile: Terry Wilkins

On nearly the exact opposite side of the globe from CubCrafters’ Yakima, Washington headquarters is a land of epic beauty. With spectacular glaciers, picturesque fiords, rugged mountains, and subtropical forests,...

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April 21, 2015

CubCrafters Introduces New Carbon Cub EX-2

Backcountry aircraft manufacturer CubCrafters has announced an upgrade of its kit aircraft based on the popular Carbon Cub. The new Carbon Cub EX-2 improves on the company’s Carbon Cub EX, an Experimental Amateur...

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March 19, 2015

Pilot Profile: Paul Borys

"Prior to the Carbon Cub EX, I had not built anything significant with my hands," says Paul Borys, a slight accent betraying his Canadian roots. Paul works with his family in their construction business. What...

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March 11, 2015

Valdez STOL Aircraft at AirVenture 2015

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - The specially modified short takeoff/landing (STOL) aircraft that were a hit at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 are returning for more fun this year, as they re-create one of the...

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February 19, 2015

New Composites Shop Now Open!

As CubCrafters sells more and more airplanes, our rate of production increases, as does our need for more space. Our headquarters is set upon McAllister Field, perhaps 300 yards from Yakima's air passenger terminal....

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February 11, 2015

CubCrafters Announces Two New Certified Sales Centers

Backcountry aircraft manufacturer CubCrafters has announced the appointment of two new Certified Sales Centers: SWT Aviation Northeast will cover the Northeastern United States, and SunCountry Cubs will support states...

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January 20, 2015

Randy Lervold Named President of CubCrafters

Light aircraft designer and manufacturer CubCrafters has announced the promotion of Randy Lervold to the position of President. Lervold has served as General Manager at CubCrafters since 2009 and has overseen a period...

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