Current Status in the
Due to recent changes in the UK rules,
the SD-1 can now be built and operated
as an SDDR (Single-seat de-regulated)
LAA Approval Process
Some time ago the LAA started the
process of reviewing the design for
approval as a UK homebuilt aircraft.
The new SSDR rules overtook this
process, which was therefore
abandoned. We are very grateful to the
LAA for their interest and support.
Welcome to the SD Planes UK
Welcome to the SD Planes UK Website.
The SD-1 Minisport, designed by Igor Spacek from the Czech Republic,
has attracted a lot of interest as it offers good performance and handling
suitable for a low time pilot but at the same time remains simple to
build and is very economical to operate.
This UK based English language site has been established in order to
keep prospective builders and other interested parties up to date on its
Due to recent rule changes the SD-1 is now available in the UK as an
SSDR microlight. The aircraft is fully approved in certain other EU
Countries and may be permissible under 'Experimental' categories valid
The design has been prepared to meet the FAI UL and LSA regulations
and also the new German up to 120 kg empty weight category.
LAA magazine article
December 26th 2015.
The LAA magaine Light Aviation
publishes a feature about the SD-1 in
its Jan 2015 edition. More here.
New Web Forum Launched
March 15th 20111.
In order to better answer questions
and to allow interested parties and
builder discuss the aircraft we have
launched an English Language Web
LAA Rally at Sywell (4th - 6th
Sywell Aerodrome, Northants
We are hoping to be able to display an
example of the SD-1 at this important
Copyright Spacek s.r.o.