AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with Kevin Ross

Here is a video from Kevin Ross from Granbury, TX where he and his wife Karla have built their Panther SN091 Tri-Gear LS powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a 3 blade Ground Adjustable Sensenich propeller.  Kevin did a great job showing us his project and talking about performance, unique qualities and why he chose […]


AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with Andy Shorter

Here is a note from Andy Shorter along with some amazing photos and a video of him showing off his Panther SN033. Name: Andrew Shorter Location: New Bern NC Panther SN033 Taildragger What engine you chose: Corvair 3.0 What made you choose the Panther as a project? Design (looks) and ease of construction What made […]


AirVenture 2020 – Catching up with David Christensen

Here is a report from David Christensen from Brigham City, UT with his Panther project SN086. David Christensen Brigham City, Utah Panther S/N 086 Trigear Titan OX-320-JFB1T8 I chose the Panther as a project because of the cool look of the design. In addition the shorter build time and ease of assembly was a must […]


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!           […]


Airventure 2020 – Catching up with Sean Sullivan 1 comment

Check out this video from Sean Sullivan with his Panther LS from Fort Worth, TX.  He has SN048 and his Panther is powered by a Lycoming O-235 and a Sensenich propeller.  Wait all the way to the end and see some Panthers in the sky!


AirVenture 2020 – Opening Day! 1 comment

Welcome to the first Virtual AirVenture!  Here is a video from Rick Holland from Castle Rock, CO with his Panther SN032 project update.  Don’t forget to subscribe to the playlist so you can see all the videos!  Click here to subscribe.


AirVenture 2020 Virtual Panther Builders Gathering

  So no OSH AirVenture for 2020, and we are all bummed about it.  We understand, we get it, yes it is probably the right thing to do…..but we still all look forward to this week.  This sparked an idea of doing a virtual gathering of the builders.  Here is a snippet of the email […]