UCRLakeWanakaA recent project was the assembly of a Piper Cub for Rob Broek of Wanaka. This was a fully restored aircraft ex CubCrafters in the USA.

Full details in this report from KiwiFlyer Magazine Issue 42

KiwiFlyer37Central Aero Engineering have a reputation for providing a broad range of services to commercial, GA and recreational customers regardless of their size or what they fly.

Full details in this report from KiwiFlyer Magazine Issue #37 2014 here

bobWe've had a few changes made to the web site and adopted one of the new Dot NZ domain names. So now we are officially centralaero.nz rather than centralaero.co.nz. 

You may see that our emails have changed too but you don't need to do anything as the old domain name will keep working for the forseeable future.

KiwiFlyer24Central Aero Engineering has expertise with balloon, glider, and Cessna SIDS.

Full details in this report from KiwiFlyer Magazine Issue 24 October 2012 here

KiwiFlyer21TWO brand new CubCrafters Carbon Cub SS aircraft recently arrived in a container. We were able to handle the project from container arrival through to assembly, CAA requirements (they are first of type here), and test flying.

KiwiFlyer Issue 21 March / April 2012 reports

One of the owners took this video of us hard at work: http://youtu.be/6FoNKNpCkgU

KiwiFlyer18Central Aero's philosophy is to care for the interests of aircraft owners, as well as the aircraft. In just five years the Hamilton based company has developed a wide skill base and acquired a broad mix of customers that encompass fixed wing, rotary, recreational and commercial disciplines.

KiwiFlyer Issue 18 August / September 2011 reports here

KiwiFlyer14KiwiFlyer Issue 14 December / January 2011 reported on the a number of projects completed at Central Aero, including substantial tasks in each of the fabric, composites, and engine maintenance disciplines

The full article is here

KiwiFlyer5KiwiFlyer Issue 5 June / July 2009 spoke with Martin Ross about Central Aero's Electrical's equipment maintenance services.

Download the article here

KiwiFlyer4Fabric covered aeroplanes are old, modern, beautiful and durable. But where does one turn for repair or restoration support?

In KiwiFlyer Issue 4 April / May 2009 KiwiFlyer spoke with Paul Waterhouse of Central Aero Engineering to help readers demystify the subject.

You can read the article here

KiwiFlyer2Central Aero restored this 1957 Piper PA18 Super Cub ZQ-BQY to as new condition.

This article about us appeared in KiwiFlyer Issue 2 December 2008 / January 2009.