On the ninth day of Christmas our Panther Builder and Designer decided he wasn’t going to be left out of the fun! Here is a note from Dan and a few photos, flying Paul Salter’s Corvair powered Panther LS. Autopilot coupled, 3.0L Corvair Purring @ 70% power, temps and pressures perfect, smooth as glass @156 […]
On the seventh day of Christmas our Panther Builders sent to us – Tim O’Laughlin’s Panther SN036. O’Laughlin’s Panther #36 was finished June 6. It has a 150hp Lycoming engine and a Sensenich ground adjustable prop. At 35 hrs into phase one, she’s very stable and responsive, a pleasure to fly in all realms of […]
We are all very grateful for our blessings. Big and small – blessings are everywhere and this time of year we take a moment to rock back on our heals and acknowledge them. SPA is blessed with many talented builders and pilots. One of our dedicated builders that has contributed a great deal the Panther […]
On the 5th Day of Panther Christmas our builders sent to us – FFFFFFIIIIIIIVVVVVVEEEEE GGGGOOLLLLDDDEEENNN RRRRIIINNNGGGGSSS! Wait…..no….that isn’t right. Builder Barry Cole sent over a note about how he really enjoys the camaraderie of building. He has been finishing up another cool project (see below at the Avid Magnum) and now has some more time […]
On the second day of Panther Christmas our builders brought to us – Janson Kinsley’s Panther. Janson purchased his Panther from the original builder – Buddy Henson. Janson loves flying his Panther around the skies of NE Florida and has done an outstanding paint job. Take a look at the photos he sent over.
During this wonderful season of joy, giving and happiness we are carrying on our tradition in asking our Panther builders to share some photos and a few words about what they love about building. To start off the count down to Christmas we have Mr. Kevin Ross in Granbury, Tx – Panther SN091. Here is […]
Tim Benham from Enid, OK has been flying his Lycoming YAEIO-233 powered Panther and sent this note and photos over. He has Panther SN030 and has the Sensenich Ground Adjustable propeller installed. “The inflight photo is the Panther keeping up with a Cessna 210 at 8,500 feet. It is a sweet plane and really performs […]
Sam Kite from Telford, TN flew his Panther LS powered by the UL Power 520iS. This is the first UL powered Panther to take to the skies and the performance is great. His first flight was August 16th. Here is what Sam had to say: “First flight was today. Very impressive. These are some of […]