Welcome to Jabiru Aircraft & Engines Australia

Jabiru Aircraft Pty Ltd is a fully Australian owned family business located in Bundaberg Queensland. It was co-founded in 1988 by Rodney Stiff and Phil Ainsworth. Rodney Stiff purchased Phil’s share in the business in 2005. Rodney Stiff designed both the Jabiru airframe and Jabiru engine. Exported worldwide, Jabiru Aircraft is one of the leading manufacturers of recreational aircraft in Australia, with over 2000 aircraft and 7000 engines produced to date. At Jabiru we believe that passion and innovation moves the aviation world forward.

The Jabiru range of aircraft is popular with the recreational flyer, flight training and cross country flying. With features such as dual controls, in-flight adjustable trim, electric flaps, cabin heat and full featured GPS and EFIS/EMS systems, this aircraft will take you anywhere with ease and comfort.

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Latest News & Events


Good news on J230 Aircraft lead times. We have reduced lead times from 2 years post COVID, to 6 months with production rates still improving. Production slots are now available starting September 2023 for orders placed now, with completion early in 2024. Only $5,000 deposit required with order.
Please contact sonyah@jabiru.net.au

Generation 4 Engine Update

Production of the Generation 4 engines is ramping up and over 596 Generation 4 engines have now rolled off the production line here at Jabiru.
Please contact sonyah@jabiru.net.au

Please be aware of a scam advertising cheap Gen 4 engines from Indonesia available now from:
Marco Aginta S (Sales Manager)
Paramotor Engines Store
Jln. Asia Afrika No. 288A
Bandung 40261, Jawa Barat
Ph : +62 856 68876916

Technical assistance and Spare Parts phone between 8am – 10am Monday to Friday. Outside these hours, please send an email with your questions and details. Please note that Spare Parts personnel and Technical Support personnel are working on aircraft and engines and are not available after 10.00 am.

 Do you have a technical question or need some information?  Search or post in our Support Forum

Please note that office hours on Fridays close at 1.30 pm EST.

Check the latest issues of our Product Manuals

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Congratulations Duncan on taking delivery of the latest production J230. ... See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago
Congratulations Duncan on taking delivery of the latest production J230.

37 CommentsComment on Facebook

Beautiful!! Enjoy!

Congratulations Mate

Very nice! 👌🏽

Wow! What a beauty! Congrats and happy flying Duncan!


Very nice 👍

She’s a beauty! Safe travels!

Early Christmas! Congratulations 👏 🎉

Great aircraft, still my favourite mark of the Jabs! 120+ knots on 22 litres/hour!

Beautiful aircraft

Very nice paint job. May you have tail winds all the way Duncan.

I want one, very nice it is

Congratulations she’s beautiful 🤩

Well done!

Lucky boy


Gorgeous looking airplane ✈️


You did well well done 👍

Nice work, clear skies mate

I'll have mine in blue

Congratulations Duncan on taking delivery of your new 230. Looks great! Next time we go to the Christmas tree farm at Stanthorpe we will let you know and hopefully we can check it out.

What engine does it use?

Very nice Duncan,enjoy

Beautiful plane!! Congrats!! Wonder the cost of that and if it has a glass cockpit?

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Congratulations Roger on taking delivery of the latest production J230. ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago
Congratulations Roger on taking delivery of the latest production J230.

12 CommentsComment on Facebook

Nice !!!!


Very cool!

One nice looking jab

Congratulations... Love to see pictures of the interior... Exterior looks great..

Think I saw this fly on Monday at Bundy

Lucky man

what powers her?

Lucky bugga 😁

Oh she’s pretty 😍

Looks like the exterior is painted like the US Jabiru's, which I have always preferred. Would like to see the panel inside.

Fuckn oath mate.

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