Gunskirchen, July 13, 2020 – BRP-Rotax is annually honouring the top distributors of aircraft engines with the “Distributor of the Year” award which recognizes the exceptional performance of the best three aircraft distributors.

Congratulations to:

1st place: Rotech Motor Ltd.

2nd place: Moteur Aero Distribution

3rd place: Franz Aircraft


The “Distributor of the Year” award is presented every year by BRP-Rotax to respect the effort, commitment and of course the sales achievement of the worldwide distributors of aircraft engines. The performance is evaluated with 10 parameters comparing the sales linked with operational excellence to increase the service for the end users and to expand the Rotax international aircraft business. Important segments are the support and training of the service network, support of customers with Design-in projects and the administrative support of the distribution area in regards to marketing, sales and service.


“I am really proud to yearly award our best distributors for their effort and enthusiasm to deliver the best support for our international customers in the aircraft business”, said Peter Oelsinger, General Manager BRP-Rotax / Member of the Management Board, Vice President Sales, Marketing RPS-Business & Communications. “The COVID-19 pandemic has given us big challenges for 2020 and it is more important than ever before to support each other, to have good partnerships and business relations you can count on. With our 16 authorized Rotax aircraft distributors and more than 220 points of sales and service, we have one of the best service networks to strengthen the Rotax aircraft brand in the aviation industry.”


The award acknowledges the success achieved with excellent distributor’s sales teams. Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 distributor of the year award.


About BRP-Rotax Aircraft:

With more than 190.000 engines sold and a global operating 4-stroke-fleet of more than 50.000 engines, Rotax aircraft engines lead the light sport and ultralight aircraft market. Rotax offers a worldwide network consisting of 16 authorized distributors and more than 220 points of sales and service supporting 270 OEMs with more than 400 Rotax powered models and customers worldwide. Therefore Rotax aircraft engines are supplied to more than 80% of all aircraft manufacturer in its segment. 


About BRP-Rotax:

BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG, a subsidiary of BRP Inc., located in Gunskirchen, Austria is a leader in the development and production of innovative 4- and 2-stroke high performance Rotax engines for BRP products such as Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain, side-by-side vehicles and Can-Am Spyder lineup as well for motorcycles, karts, ultra-light and light aircraft. In the last 50 years, the company has developed more than 350 engine models for recreational vehicles and produced over 9 million engines.


About BRP

We are a global leader in the world of powersports vehicles and propulsion systems, built on over 75 years of ingenuity and intensive consumer focus. Our portfolio of industry-leading and distinctive products includes Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am on- and off-road vehicles, Alumacraft and Manitou boats, Evinrude and Rotax marine propulsion systems, as well as Rotax engines for karts, motorcycles and recreational aircraft. We support our lines of product with a dedicated parts, accessories and clothing business to fully enhance your riding experience. With annual sales of CA$5.2 billion from over 120 countries, our global workforce is made up of around 12,500 driven, resourceful people. 



Ski-Doo, Lynx, Sea-Doo, Evinrude, Rotax, Can-Am, Manitou, Alumacraft and the BRP logo are trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


For information:
Nathalie Palmetshofer
Strategic Marketing & Communications
Rotax Propulsion Systems
Tel. +43.7246.601.3208

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