American Champion Aircraft produces FAA-certified light acrobatic and utility aircraft for pleasure, work, training, and true excitement. Their long-standing design has proven stable and comfortable for over 50 years. The aircraft is a stronger, better built, better handling aircraft because of generations of refinement. ACA has owned the type certificate to the Model 7 and Model 8 Champion Line since 1988 and has been supplying parts from the very beginning. New aircraft manufacture began in 1990 and has continued to grow since.