Sport Copter

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sport Copter
Private company
Industry Aerospace
Headquarters Scappoose, Oregon, United States
Products Autogyros
Subsidiaries Sport USA LLC

Sport Copter Inc is an American aircraft manufacturer based in Scappoose, Oregon. The company specializes in the design and manufacture of autogyros.[1][2][3][4][5]

The company subsidiary, Sport USA, LLC, produces rotor blades.[3][4]


Summary of aircraft built by Sport Copter
Model name First flight Number built Type
Sport Copter Lightning 1994 autogyro
Sport Copter Vortex autogyro
Sport Copter 2 autogyro


  1. ^ Cliche, Andre: Ultralight Aircraft Shopper's Guide 8th Edition, page F-4. Cybair Limited Publishing, 2001. ISBN 0-9680628-1-4
  2. ^ Downey, Julia: 2005 Trikes 'Chutes and Rotorcraft Directory, Kitplanes, Volume 22, Number 2, February 2005, page 58. Belvoir Publications. ISSN 0891-1851
  3. ^ a b Bertrand, Noel; Rene Coulon; et al: World Directory of Leisure Aviation 2003-04, page 209. Pagefast Ltd, Lancaster UK, 2003. ISSN 1368-485X
  4. ^ a b Bayerl, Robby; Martin Berkemeier; et al: World Directory of Leisure Aviation 2011-12, page 187. WDLA UK, Lancaster UK, 2011. ISSN 1368-485X
  5. ^ Purdy, Don: AeroCrafter - Homebuilt Aircraft Sourcebook, Fifth Edition, page 358. BAI Communications, 15 July 1998. ISBN 0-9636409-4-1

External links[edit]