This is our renewed official licence number, issued by the Luftfahrtbundesamt (LBA).
We have expanded our approval and, in addition to engine repair, may now carry out aircraft repairs and -restaurationen to Annex II aircraft.


From the workshop:

We invite you to get an impression from our workshop:

Hirth Ersatzteile

just completed:

latest project:


After being on ground for over 22 years and then being successfully restaurated in our company:
on 18.05.2015 the Bergfalke II with the new registration "D-0380" took off for the first flight: here are some impressions


Welcome to LTB - Dirk Bende!

The company was established in 1999 by craftsmen with a passion for historic aircraft. We offer a complete service ranging from the supply of original spare parts; the manufacture of new parts to original specification; complete engine overhaul and test; supply, overhaul and test of ancillary systems and components; supply of special tools etc. Our worldwide initiatives and painstaking research has ensured that we have the highest possible spares holding and technical expertise. Whether you are an individual wanting a direct personal service, or a restoration workshop anywhere in the world requiring specialist sub-contract work, LTB-Dirk Bende are here to serve you.

LTB - Dirk Bende GmbH

Komper Strasse 40
D-53639 Königswinter-Sassenberg

Phone: +49 (0) 2244 - 902158
Fax:  +49 (0) 2244 - 91 56 23
Mobile:+49 (0) 178 - 5321841


Fieseler Storch:

Fieseler Storch

In 2008 we completed the in-house restoration of a rare Fieseler Storch aircraft to flying condition. The progress of the rebuild can be seen here in the gallery.