Authentic Sopwith Airplanes and Rotary Engines

KipAero’s full-size, authentic Sopwith airplanes, developed using Sopwith factory drawings, and new production rotary engines will give you that original flying experience of a WWI flying machine. Assemble the Sopwith airplane kit by yourself or with our assistance, or have the experts at KipAero assemble one for you.

Our goal is to assist the vintage aviation enthusiast by providing the parts and expertise needed to accurately build, restore, repair and maintain your vintage airplane.

Please call us at (888) 243-0440 or use our contact form and let us know how we can help you with your vintage aviation project.

Join Us at the WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous

September 22 & 23, 2018

Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the end of WWI, KipAero will be exhibiting and providing engine runs of a new production Gnome Monosoupappe Rotary Engine. Enjoy the sights and sounds of vintage original and reproduction WWI aircraft along with radio-controlled model aircraft in flight, vintage automobiles, educational encounters, authors & lecturers, and living history reenactments. Open to the public with free admission and parking! National Museum of the United States Air Force, Wright Field, Dayton, Ohio.

Dawn Patrol Rendezvous at Wright Field, Dayton Ohio