The Aviasud company was founded by Frangois Goethals and Bernard d'Otreppe to build and distribute the first model of the single seater Libellule three-axis control design by Bernard Broc. This machine went into small scale production (three per month) in November 1981 and was replaced at this plant with the Sirocco, the prototype of which made its first flight on the 26 July 1982.
1982: Aviasud Engineering SARL, Domaine de la Suvitre, route de la Bouverie, 83480 Puget-sur-Argens, France.
1984: PO Box 89, Beasley, TX 77417, USA.
Following the closure of the Aviasud factory, the Mistral was constructed by Aériane, and the Albatros by Micronef ULM (1998).