Panther


First Flight – Kevin Ross from Granbury TX – Panther Tri-Gear

Kevin Ross, from Granbury, TX, took his first flight in his Panther Tri-Gear SN091 – N956KR – powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a three blade Sensenich Ground Adjustable propeller on Wendesday, April 15th 2020.  Here is some information on his experience and some photos. “I put the first flight on 091 yesterday.  The airplane […]


Panther Completion – Tom Kodey from Port Orange, FL 1 comment

Tom Kodey from Port Orange, FL received his certificate today for his Panther LS.  Tom has Panther SN 104 and started his Panther building project in late 2018.  He built his Panther airframe and Corvair 3.3L powerplant – and is now ready to take to the skies.  The Corvair engine Tom built is the stroker […]


Greg ‘Pix’ Pixley’s Panther LS SN035 is Painted and Looking Oh So Gorgeous!

We spent the week at OSH and mingled with a few Panther builders while we were there – and it is awesome to get first hand feedback on how their projects are coming along.  We hear about how things are going, how they are working through things, how normal life things are getting in the […]


New Homebuilt Display Area at OSH Airventure

Here is information that was published regarding the new Homebuilt Area at OSH this year. The introduction of a new, more centrally located exhibitor area, a new Homebuilts in Review area, and additional homebuilt parking highlight some of the significant enhancements made to the Homebuilts area ahead of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019. Formerly known as […]


Panther Gets the NKET Inspection

We had a visit from the National Kit Evaluation Team (NKET) yesterday at SPA.  The NKET team is a team of 8 FAA Aviation Safety Inspectors across the US that are trained to evaluate EAB kits to determine the builder vs. manufacturer percentage of completion.  According to the FAA regulations “To be eligible for an […]


The Loss of Our Friend Bob ‘BRB’ Woolley 7 comments

The below was written by Dan Weseman, and this is his ‘Bob Woolley Story’. Many of you have probably heard about the loss of our friend Bob Woolley in an airplane incident a few weeks ago.  I wanted to take some time to put a few thoughts down.  Please understand that I’m not a ‘writer’ […]