Customer Built


AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with Stephen Leverett

Here is a note from Stephen Leverett. My name is Stephen Leverett. I live in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and I’m building Panther SN063. I’m building a tri-gear since 95% of my hours are in tri-gears, and I chose the long-wing “LS” variant since the longer wing should allow for slower approaches and a lower stall speed, […]


AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with Ken Belisle

Here is a video from Ken Belisle that talks about his Panther SN 038 project powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a Sensenich wood propeller.  It also talks about how he is a first time builder and how the Experimental Aviation community helped him achieve his goals.  Watch all the way to the end and […]


AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with Bill Mosher 1 comment

Here is a note from Bill Mosher – Panther SN046 – from Greer, SC. Hi! I am Bill Mosher, live in Greer, SC.  I am finishing my LSA Panther, serial #46. I started the build as a retirement project, after spending most of my life driving a “Big rig” over the road, mostly to Western U.S. […]


AirVenture 2020 – Catching Up with Louis Imbert

Louis Imbert lives in Independence, Oregon and has Panther SN113.  He has been building since January of this year (2020) and has made some great progress.  Here are some photos he shared about his build.  He says he had not had any difficulty and thank you for the good engineering!           […]


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 […]