Wicks Aircraft Supplies Hardware Kit for Onex: Exciting single-seater now easier to source
Wicks Aircraft Supply, located in the heart of the Lower 48, has reached an
agreement with Oshkosh-based Sonex Aircraft to supply the hardware kits for
their popular new Onex (pronounced "one-x").
The low-cost aerobatic plane is the latest offering from the Wisconsin
company, and since its Oshkosh introduction in 2011, the folding-wing Onex
has shown that the single-place market is more viable than many have
recently thought, bringing low-cost and efficiency back into fun, personal
"We're happy to provide the convenience of a one-stop hardware source for
Onex builders," said Scott Wick, President of Wicks Aircraft, which also
provides tools, finishes, instruments, and maintenance items to builders on
an á la carte basis. "The Onex is a fun, finishable project, and we're here
to help make sure builders have the proper high-quality parts they need, as
soon as they want them."
Mark Schaible, General Manager of Sonex Aircraft, said, "We are pleased to
have Wicks Aircraft continue their long-standing support of our builders by
adding hardware for our newest kit, the Onex, to their experimental aircraft
hardware kit offerings. Wicks has been a great partner through the years,
offering great customer service to our factory and to our customers around
the world. The Onex is an extremely easy to build aircraft, and purchasing
hardware from a one-stop source such as Wicks makes building it just that
Wicks Aircraft Supply has been serving aircraft builders and maintainers
since 1974 from its headquarters in Highland, Illinois (near St Louis).
Quality product and fast, experienced, excellent customer service have kept
the Wicks base loyal, even as new aviation enthusiasts continue to discover
the Wicks Experience.