AIR K MOTORS is a new company created by Claude KIEGER, Ultralight Aircraft Motor specialist for over 30 years.
A high-performance aeronautical piston engine must necessarily have an integrated mechanical reduction gear in order to be light, compact and efficient. It must also be cooled by liquid so as not to have thermal shocks in the different flight phases. This explains the success of the famous 912 engine which, for 30 years, has contributed to the tremendous advance in the field of leisure aeronautics!
Thanks to this motor, we have now reached to a level of high performance two-seater aircraft that can fly at more than 300 km / h while being economical, reliable and quiet.
Since 2016; the Chinese company ZONGSHEN, specialized in 2 and 4 stroke engines for scooters and motorcycles, to decide to break the monopoly of the 912 engine, in order to further improve the dynamics of our aeronautical leisure market.
Officially established on September 27, 2016, Chongqing Zongshen Aero Engine Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (since become Zongshen Aero Engine) is a company engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, monitoring and after-sales of aeronautical engines.
The company is located in the Zongshen Industrial Park, in the Banan district of Chongqing, with a total area of 5,400 m². With a global investment of 20 million euros, the company is concentrating on the supply of aircraft engines, piloted or not (drones). With 25 years of experience in the manufacture of engines for land vehicles, Zongshen Aero Engine aims to market engines from 2 to 400 hp and to become the main supplier of aeronautical engines within 3 to 5 years depending on the philosophy 'Unique, Perfect, Honest and Advanced'.
All these motors are guaranteed for 3 years and 500 hours.
They are fitted with reducers 1/2, 43 and torque limiter (except C80).
The SAV and warranty treatments will be subcontracted by LORAVIA, renowned since 1975 for its renovation work on the 912 / 912S / 914 engines.