Featured in Aviation Safety magazine, the patented PitotShield™ pitot cover is designed specifically for light general aviation aircraft. The first and only pitot cover designed to self-disengage from the pitot tube if left on prior to takeoff, the PitotShield™ is used by thousands of pilots worldwide. Their testimonials reveal the value of this fail-safe cover as a key to their safety.


  • Release from pitot tube at specific velocity, falling away harmlessly
  • Offer low-cost protection for pilots and passengers.
  • Provide full protection of pitot tube from contamination while plane is on the ground
  • Feature high-visibility, durable vinyl construction with teflon inserts
  • Come in designs for both blade- and round-type pitot tubes
  • Will float if disengaged during water takeoffs

PitotShields™ fit a wide range of light general aviation aircraft, including:

  • Aero Commander
  • Beech
  • Cessna 100-200-300-336-337-400
  • Citation
  • Columbia 450
  • Grumman American
  • Learjet
  • Lockheed Jetstar
  • Maule (Early)
  • Piper
  • And many more
Model 7500
Model 7502
Model 7501

PitotShield™ in Action See how it can save you and your airplane

PitotShield™ Release
Self-disengaging at specific velocity, falls away harmlessly