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Lightning Panther Builders First Flight In Depth Report 2 comments   Recently updated !

Here is the EAA Smilin’ Jack Chapter 866 President Les Boatright’s Panther LS SN083 N866BR First Flight in depth report.  This write up is part of their EAA Chapter Monthly Newsletter.  This Panther LS is powered by a Lycoming O-235 and a Sensenich propeller.  The builders are Bob Rychel, Ed Brennan and Les Boatright from […]


Titusville, FL Lightning Panther Build Team – Maiden Flight a Success!   Recently updated !

The Lightning Panther Build Team from Titusville, FL had a successful maiden flight over the weekend.  Congrats to Bob Rychel, Ed Brennan and Les Boatright! This team of guys have been excited about this project from the very beginning.  They really did a great job, not just on the airplane, but on being a great […]


Panther Builder and Pilot Progress

We now have 14 Panthers that have been completed, since we started offering the kits to customers 4 years ago.  We are happy to say that we have a very active builders group – meaning we know these guys are actively working on their Panthers on a regular basis.  We wholeheartedly believe this is because the […]


First Panther Tri-Gear Maiden Flight a Success! 3 comments

Buddy Henson is the first Panther Tri-Gear builder, and the maiden flight was a success over the weekend!  Buddy has built two Panthers so far, his first being the tail dragger model N142BN SN017.  We are very happy for Buddy, and applaud his determination and perseverance for building two beautiful Panthers in 2.5 years.  Way […]


Panther First Flight – Sean Sullivan SN048 1 comment

Sean Sullivan from Fort Worth, TX just sent an email about his successful maiden flight of his Panther LS powered by a Lycoming O-235 and Sensenich propeller.  Here is what he had to say in his email to us and on Facebook…(click to see more info about his build) “The first flight of N485PA was […]