The EuroStar SLW600 receives type approval in Finland
Following to EUROSTAR SLW600 type certification in Germany in April 2021, in the same year the aircraft received type certification also from the Civil Aviation Authority of Finland – Traficom and became one of the first aircraft certified under the new Finish UL regulations with MTOW 600 kg.
Compared to previous Eurostar models delivered to Finland so far, the new EUROSTAR SLW600 brings new attractive look, reinforced airframe structure to 600 kg MTOW, useful load up to 283 kg, integral wing tanks with 120 l fuel capacity, range 1300 km, increased baggage compartment and wide range of optional equipment for aircraft customization.
The first “Eurostar SLW600”, registration mark “OH-U692” was delivered by Evektor and its Finnish dealer Trade Aid to “Keski Suomen Ilmailijat“ flight club in July 2021. “KSI” is a renowned and highly respected flight club in Finland, operating from Tikkakoski Airfield (EFJY), with long aviation tradition since 1937, providing PPL(A) and LAPL training courses. “KSI” has chosen EUROSTAR SLW600 for its outstanding flight qualities, technical parameters and excellent operation reliability proven on over 1,400 aircraft manufactured by Evektor.