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Stavatti Submits Tactical Surrogate Aircraft Capability Statements

On 19 November 2021 Stavatti submitted four distinct responses to the US Navy Tactical Surrogate Aircraft (TSA) program call for Capability Statements…

Stavatti Responds to Royal Malaysian Air Force Fighter Lead In Trainer Requirement

On 22 September 2021 Stavatti submitted the SM-31T Stiletto as a potential solution to the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) requirement for 18 new Fighter Lead In Trainer & Light Combat Aircraft (FLIT-LCA)….


Local Area Stakeholders tour Stavatti-Niagara Aircraft Manufacturing Hangar

John R. Simon, President & CEO of Stavatti Niagara Ltd., conducted a
tour through the company’s newly-acquired, huge 47,000 sq ft aircraft
hangar where the company…


Stavatti Acquires Niagara Falls Site

Stavatti Aerospace completed the purchase of the former U.S. Army Reserve Center located near Niagara Falls, NY.

Stavatti Responds to Egyptian MOD RFQ

Stavatti submitted a response to the Egyptian Ministry of Defense (MOD) Request For Quotation (RFQ) for 36 Advanced Jet Trainers for All Weather Conditions for the Egyptian Air Force (EAF)…

Stavatti Requests Zoning Changes For Niagara Falls Site

In early September 2020, representatives on behalf of Stavatti Aerospace Ltd. (“Stavatti”) appeared before the Town of Niagara (NY) regarding a formal request for zoning changes […]

Stavatti Receives LOI to Upgrade Allied Fighters

On 14 August 2020 Stavatti received a Letter of Intent (LOI) from a US Allied Air Force to upgrade more than 70 twin engine 4th generation […]

Stavatti Responds to USN UJTS RFI

On 13 July 2020 Stavatti submitted a response to the US Navy Undergraduate Jet Training System (UJTS) Request For Information (RFI). The response to the solicitation […]

Stavatti Receives Design Patent For SM-31 Stiletto

On 23 June 2020 Stavatti was awarded the design patent for the SM-31 Stiletto by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent number assigned […]

Stavatti Responds to USSOCOM Armed Overwatch Program

On 1 May 2020 Stavatti submitted a response to Phase 1: Request For White Papers for the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Armed Overwatch Program […]

Stavatti Receives LOI for SM-31 Stiletto Trainers

On 29 March 2019 Stavatti received a Letter of Intent (LOI) from a US Allied Air Force for their acquisition of up to 60 single engine […]

Stavatti Receives LOI for SM-31 Stiletto Trainers

On 29 March 2019 Stavatti received a Letter of Intent (LOI) from a US Allied Air Force for their acquisition of up to 60 single engine […]

Stavatti Responds to USAF LAA Presolicitation

On 17 August 2018 Stavatti submitted a response to the USAF Light Attack Aircraft (LAA) Presolicitation. The Stavatti submission was in response to Solicitation Number FA8637-19-R-1000 […]

Stavatti Enters Into A Strategic Partnership with Jugoimport-UTVA

Stavatti Aerospace Ltd. entered into an Agreement on Strategic Partnership and Long Term Business and Technical Cooperation with JugoImport-SDPR J.P. and its sister company, aircraft manufacturer […]

Stavatti Submits SM-31 T-X In Response To USAF APT RFP

Stavatti Aerospace submitted the new and re-imagined SM-31 T-X as a candidate solution for the USAF Advanced Pilot Training (APT) Family of Systems (FoS) Program (T-X). […]

Stavatti Submits SM-47 T-X In Response To USAF APT RFP

Stavatti Aerospace submitted the SM-47 T-X as a candidate solution for the USAF Advanced Pilot Training, Family of Systems Program (T-X). The first of two proposed […]

Stavatti Enters Javelin into USAF T-X Competition

Stavatti Aerospace is entering the Javelin into the USAF Advanced Pilot Training Program (T-X) competition. The Stavatti Javelin is a new twin-engine, two-seat, high performance military […]

Stavatti Introduces Reimagined SM-26 Sleek Sportplane

On June 10th Stavatti Aerospace introduced a new configuration for the SM-26 Sleek series of high performance sportplanes and military trainers. The announcement included the release […]

Stavatti Responds to USAF Next Gen TACAIR CRFI

On December 17th, 2010 Stavatti Aerospace submitted a White Paper in response to the Next Generation Tactical Aircraft (Next Gen TACAIR) Capability Request For Information (CRFI) […]

Stavatti Responds to USAF APT FoS-2nd Request

On Tuesday, September 8th Stavatti Aerospace submitted a 78-page formal response to the Advanced Pilot Training (APT) Family of Systems (FoS) Request For Information-Second Request. The […]

Stavatti Responds to LAAR CRFI

On August 28th Stavatti Aerospace submitted two responses to the Light Attack/Armed Reconnaissance (LAAR) Capability Request for Information (CRFI). The two responses were submitted to Charles […]

Stavatti Responds to Future Vertical Lift (FVL) RFI

On August 14th Stavatti Aerospace submitted a response to the Future Vertical Lift Science & Technology Initiative, SOL # OF071320090930 Sources Sought/Request For Information. The ten-page […]

Stavatti Responds to Iraq Counter-Insurgency (COIN) RFI

On May 25th Stavatti Military Aerospace submitted a response to Request For Information (RFI) Solicitation Number FA8617-07-R-0001: Iraq Counter-Insurgency (COIN) Aircraft. The response contained information related […]

Stavatti Responds to the Iraq Trainer Aircraft RFI

On July 10th Stavatti Military Aerospace submitted a response to RFI Solicitation Number FA8617-E4-DSBU:Trainer Aircraft for the Iraq Air Force. The response proposed the SM-27T Machete […]

Machete Optimized to Satisfy Anticipated NorthCom Needs

On Wednesday, July 1st Stavatti Aerospace began optimizing the SM-27J/L Turbofan Machete and SM-47S Super Machete variants to address anticipated USAF Northern Command (NorthCom) and U.S. […]

Stavatti Releases New Machete Development Program Plan

On May 2nd, Stavatti Aerospace released a new Development Program Plan for the Machete Family of Next Generation Close Air Support (CAS), Counter-Insurgency (COIN), Forward Air […]

Chris Beskar Tours Sandia National Labs with AIAA TCM

On May 18-20th Stavatti CEO Chris Beskar toured Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico with the AIAA Technical Committee on Management (TCM). The meeting was […]

Stavatti Announces New SM-282 VTOL ISR UAV Design

On Tuesday May 5th, Stavatti Aerospace announced the ongoing design of the SM-282, a new Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Unmanned […]

Stavatti Response to USAF Advanced Pilot Training (APT) RFI

On Thursday, April 30th, Stavatti Aerospace submitted a 47-page formal response to the Advanced Pilot Training Family of Systems Program Request for Information issued by the […]

Stavatti Releases New Machete Models for X-Plane V9

On Tuesday, April 21st, Stavatti released the latest models of the SM-27S/T Turboprop Machete, SM- 27J/L Turbofan Machete and SM-47S/T Super Machete for X-Plane Version 9.2. […]

Chris Beskar, Minicon 44 Science Programming Panelist

On Friday, April 10th, Chris Beskar was a featured panelist, discussing Current Trends in Science at the 44th annual Minicon in Bloomington, Minnesota. Chris, along with […]

Meeting with Executive Leadership of Hydro Lance Engineering

On April 6th, Stavatti CEO Chris Beskar met with senior leaders of Hydro Lance Engineering, Inc. including Robert Price, Chairman & Chief Engineer, and Lowell “Deake” […]

Deployment of SolidWorks Premium as PLM/CAD Solution

On Monday April 6th Stavatti began deployment of SolidWorks 2009 Premium as Stavatti’s primary PLM/CAD solution. SolidWorks 2009, a product of Dassault Systems SolidWorks Corp., was […]

Industry Partner Meeting with Hybrid Technology, Inc.

On Monday March 30th, Stavatti CEO Chris Beskar met with Hybrid Technology General Manager Norman Giebeler. Chris and Norman discussed Hybrid‘s industry partnership with Stavatti to […]

Stavatti Announces Development of ISR Machete

On Wednesday, March 25th, Stavatti Aerospace announced development of new Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) variants of the Machete turbofan and turboprop. The new aircraft are […]

Release of New Machete Series Configuration

On Monday, March 2nd, Stavatti Aerospace released the new the configuration for the Machete family of next generation, single engine Light Attack, Lightweight Fighter and Advanced […]

Stavatti Releases New Machete Master Arrangement Drawings

On January 13th Stavatti Aerospace released the latest Master Arrangement Drawings for the Machete series of COIN, CAS, FAC, ADF and AT aircraft, including the SM-27S/T […]

Stavatti Introduces New Machete Cockpit Concepts

On Monday, November 24th Stavatti Aerospace released the first concept models of the new cockpit configuration for the Machete series of aircraft. The new cockpit will […]

Stavatti Enters into Formal Relationship with CMC Electronics

On November 18th Stavatti Aerospace entered into a formal business relationship with CMC Electronics Aurora, Inc. of Sugar Grove, IL. CMC Electronics designs and produces leading […]

Stavatti Meeting with the Air Force Security Assistance Center

On Wednesday, November 16th Stavatti representatives Jeffrey E. Lay, Stuart E. Cart and Christopher R. Beskar met with Walter Benford, Command Country Manager for BG, ID, […]

Beskar Completes Configuration Design of Skytruck SC-100

On Tuesday, September 16th Stavatti CEO Chris Beskar completed the Configuration Design and Layout for the Skytruck SC-100 Twin Turboprop Utility Transport. Designed by a Stavatti […]

Chris Beskar Selected To Design Skytruck’s Small Cargo Aircraft

On Wednesday, January 16th Stavatti CEO Chris Beskar was selected to serve as the Chief Designer for a new Small Cargo Aircraft that will be developed […]

Stavatti Selects GEAE F414 To Power New Turbofan Machetes

On November 16th Stavatti Military Aerospace selected the F414 family of turbofans to power the New Turbofan Machete variants. A product of General Electric Aircraft Engines […]