Remembering Chris Heintz, 1938 – 2021

Remembering Chris Heintz, 1938 – 2021

The Heintz family wishes to thank to all who have expressed their sympathies and support following Chris Heintz’s recent passing (on April 30, 2021). As the founder of Zenair and the designer/engineer of Zenith Aircraft’s diverse line of kit airplanes, Heintz has made many contributions to light aviation over the last 50 years.
For more information on Chris’s many accomplishments throughout his career, an Illustrated Biography of his Professional Life was recently published on the Zenair website. “Celebration of Life” events are also being planned for both the upcoming 2021 Zenair Builders Dinner at Oshkosh and the Zenith Banquet at the Zenith Homecoming in September.
Chris’s legacy lives on in the thousands of Heintz-designed light aircraft already flying around the world and in the many additional projects still being built from plans or kits in basement and garage workshops everywhere. Interest in his signature designs continues to grow as his four sons carry-on with the successful operation of Zenair Ltd (Canada) and Zenith Aircraft Co. (in the United States).

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