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Number Type Issue Date Airworthiness Notification Name Airworthiness Notification Applies to Notes
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine
SB01 SB 10-Apr-2002 Case of side-door opening during flight x x                 Applies to SN
001-066
SB02 SB 10-Apr-2002 Propeller Blade Issue x x                 Applies to SN
001-066
SB05 SB 28-Jun-2005 Checking and/or replacing flaps handle x x                 Applies to SN
151-167 & 170
SB04 SB 31-Jul-2003 Checking or replacing gascolator's retaining spring x x                 Applies to SN
086-111
SB03 SB 10-Aug-2003 Anti Flutter Airframe Upgrades x x                 Applies to SN
001-119
SB06 SB 24-Aug-2005 Fuel tank indication and fuel management for Sinus/Virus x x                 Applies to SN
062 onwards
SB07B SB 30-Jun-2007 Malfunction of Akrapovic Stainless Steel performance exhaust                     Check for serial number
SB07A SB 27-Jul-2007 Malfunction of Akrapovic Stainless Steel performance exhaust                     Check for serial number
SB08 SB 9-Oct-2007 Information regarding replacements of Wheel Brake Assembly x x                 Applies up to
SN 240
SB09 SB 6-Mar-2008 Brake pad wear and condition for replacement x x                  
SB-T-01 SB 6-Mar-2008 Brake pad wear and condition for replacement         x            
SB-T-02 SB 26-Jun-2008 Covering of Canopy when parked under sunshine         x            
SB-T-03 SB 19-Aug-2008 Ibis ECU exchange         x            
SB-T-04 SB 10-Sep-2008 Checking of Rudder Cable Fitting         x           Applies all
Taurus Aircraft 
SB10 SB 20-Apr-2009 Replacement of oil pressure sender x x x               Check for serial number
SI 2009-1 SI 2-Jun-2009 Use of Fuels with Ethanol content x x x x x x x x x    
SB-T-05 SB 28-Sep-2009 Change of Drivetrain belt check period         x           Applies all
Taurus Aircraft 
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine
SI 2010-1 SI 19-May-2010 Use of appropriate Oil Pressure Sensors x x x x      x    x  x Aplies all 912
Series Engines 
SI 2010-2 SI 8-Jun-2010 Fuel system optimization for use with fuels with ethanol content x x x x x x  x   x x  
SI 2010-3 SI 8-Jun-2010 Proper fuel management procedures x x x x x x x   x x Applies to all
Pipistrel Aircraft 
SI 2010-4 SI 12-Aug-2010 Use of Fuels with Alcohol content and other Additives x x x x x x x x x Cancels SI 2009-1
SB-T-06 SB 13-Dec-2010 Replacement of master switch fixation screw         x            Applies all Taurus
Aircraft up to 083
SB11 SB 17-Dec-2010 Installation of additional control system counterweights x x                 Applies to SN
001-119
SI-2011-1 SI 5-Apr-2011 Maintenance period for drive belt replacement         x           Applies to all
Taurus Aircraft 
SI-2011-2 SI 29-Nov-2011 Water Radiator Winterization x x x x     x x    x  
SB121-11-01 SB 28-Nov-2011 Checking of Crankshaft Journal               x     Check for serial number
SI-2012-1 SI 17-Jan-2012 Drain for Parachute Rescue System Container x x x x x x x x      
SB12 SB 18-Jun-2012 Deactivation of xenon-type strobe lights x x x   x           Check for serial number
SB-T-07 SB 18-Jun-2012 Deactivation of xenon-type strobe lights         x           Applies to Taurus
SN 001-099 
SB-1AB-008 SI 10-Apr-2013 Torque Values for Kavico Fuel Pressure Sensor x x x x              
SB-125-13-01 SB 9-Sep-2013 Application of interior and exterior placards             x       Applies all LSA registered ALPHA 
SB 2013-1 SB 8-Oct-2013 ALPHA Trainer Instrument Suite *Flex      x      x       Check for serial number
SI 2013-1 SI 8-Oct-2013 Proper use of fuel pump procedures
for aircraft with Rotax 912iS engine
                  x  
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine
SB-ABC-005 SB 18-Feb-2014 Incorrect Passenger Warning             x       Check for serial number
SB-161-002 SB 3-Mar-2014 Unsafe Propeller Condition       x              Check for serial number
SB-162-002 SB 3-Mar-2014 Unsafe propeller Condition       x     x       Check for serial number
SB-124-001 SB 14-Mar-2014 Preventative Maintenance of Fuel Filters                   x Check for serial number
SB-162-003 SI 1-Jul-2014 Use of Fuels with Ethanol Content       x     x        
SB-161-003 SB 1-Jul-2014 Using fuels with Ethanol Content       x              
SB-100-001 SI 27-Oct-2014 Applicability of Performance Data x x x x x x x x x    
SB-100-001LSA SI 27-Oct-2014 Applicability of Performance Data             x        
SB-100-002 SI 30-Oct-2014 Recommended type of fuses x x              
SB-100-002LSA SI 30-Oct-2014 ALPHA Trainer Recommended type of fuses             x        
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine
SI-100-004 SI 13-Jan-2015 Permitted use of fuels with up to 10% Ethanol content x x x x x x         Check for serial number
SI-100-004LSA SI 13-Jan-2015 Permitted use of fuels with up to 10% Ethanol content x x x x x x x        Check for serial number
SB-124-002 SB 19-Feb-2015 Preventative Inspection of Exhaust System                   x Check for serial number
SB-162-004 LSA SB 15-Jan-2016 Removal of flaperon gaskets X X ALL ALPHA Trainer LSA aircraft before serial number 783
SB-161-004 SB 15-Jan-2016 Removal of flaperon gaskets X X ALL ALPHA Trainer aircraft before serial number 783
SB-132-008 LSA SB 26-Jan-2016 Replacement of engine mast attachment assembly X X Applies to Taurus
SN 098, 101 & 107 only
SI-100-005 SI 26-Jan-2016 Introduction of a new maintenance task X X X X Applies to all aircraft
SB-131-008 SB 26-Jan-2016 Replacement of engine mast
attachment assembly
x Check for serial number
SI-100-005 LSA SI 26-Jan-2016 Introduction of a new maintenance task X X X X x Applies to all LSA aircraft
SB-133-008 SB 26-Jan-2016 Replacement of motor mast
attachment assembly
x Taurus ELECTRO 87 T ET
SB-T-04 Rev 2 SB 1-Mar-2016 Rudder Cable Fittings x Taurus up to serial number 070 T 503
SB-100-004 SB 4-May-2017 Disconnection of all second
LiFePO4 Batteries
x x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
SB-100-004 LSA SB 4-May-2017 Disconnection of all second
LiFePO4 Batteries
x x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
SB-100-004
Rev 2
SB 12-May-2017 Disconnection of all second
LiFePO4 Batteries
x x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine
SB-100-004 LSA
Rev 2
SB 12-May-2017 Disconnection of all second
LiFePO4 Batteries
x x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
SB-100-004 SB 27-Jun-2017 Disconnection of all second LiFePO4 batteries REV 3 x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
SB-100-004 LSA SB 27-Jun-2017 Disconnection of all second LiFePO4 batteries REV 3 x x x x x x All aircraft fitted with a second LiFePO4 battery
SB-100-006 LSA SI 27-Jun-2017 Battery installation recommendations x x x x x x Battery installation recommendations
SI-100-006 A00 SI 27-Jun-2017 Battery installation recommendations x x x x x x Battery installation recommendations
SB-167-001 SB 17-Aug-2017 ALPHA Electro Battery bay drain holes x ALPHA Electro Battery bay drain holes
SB-100-007 A00 SB 24-Aug-2017 Identification of non-conforming propeller pitch drive axle x x x x Aircraft fitted with Pipistrel Vario Propeller
SB-100-007 LSA A00 SB 24-Aug-2017 Identification of non-conforming propeller pitch drive axle x x x x x Aircraft fitted with Pipistrel Vario Propeller
Sinus Virus Virus SW ALPHA ALPHA E Taurus APIS ASTM LSA EASA Trike iS Engine

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