"Airpower Aviation Resources, Inc. of Thousand Oaks, California (Los Angeles vicinity) is the exclusive North American importer and distributor for the Aermacchi SF260 (formerly known as the Siai-Marchetti SF260). Airpower is also the leading vendor of pre-owned SF260 models.

Here are the publications that are currently available from Airpower
Aviation Resources. Please call to order for specific models.

-Maintenance Manual - all models available including E/F & TP  $200/set
-Parts Manual-all models available $100
-A & B model maintenance manual supplements $100
-USAF Flight manual (EFS program) $75
-POH - Carburated or F.I. $100
-Structural Repair Manual $100
-Wiring Manual $25/50
-SF260 progressive history $40
-Service Letters/Bulletins, set $160

Brouchures $3.00



Mike Patlin


Parts requests and technical questions are welcomed by contacting Mike Patlin at 805-499-0307. Fax number is 805-498-0357 or e-mail at airpowerinc@earthink.net.

The USA dealer's business SF260 web site

Mike Patlin is the Sole USA dealer for the SF260. He says he can get a new one for $500,000 but I think it would cost more. In any event, it would be worth a lot more.

here is his e.mail address: airpowerinc@earthlink.net

Dudley- finally- heres a photo of my ship over Catalina taken during a Plane & Pilot photo session a couple of years back. Put it up on my page if you can. Thx.Mike Patlin

And here are the shots that were used in the AOPA article in July, 2000. We even made the front cover.

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    I have had excellent results in dealing with Mike Patlin.