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 […]


Tom Kodey’s Corvair 3.3L Powered Panther

Tom Kodey recently started his phase 1 flight testing on his Panther – see some cool info about it here.  https://flycorvair.net/2020/03/28/aviation-house-calls-in-a-time-of-social-distancing/


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 – Kevin Ross from Granbury, TX

Kevin Ross, from Granbury, TX, has gotten his airworthiness certificate on his Panther Tri-Gear SN091 – N956KR – powered by a Lycoming O-320 and a three blade Sensenich Ground Adjustable propeller. Kevin and his lovely wife Karla have been a great team on this project and the best of customers.  They really value the working […]


COVID 19 Update from Team SPA

As all of us navigate the unprecedented situation posed by COVID-19, Sport Performance Aviation LLC is committed to supporting our customers, our employees and the communities we serve. In response to COVID-19 and the Stay-At-Home order in place by our Governor, our manufacturing shop will be closed, starting tomorrow April 3rd, until May 4th. To […]


Tom Kodey’s Panther LS Maiden Flight 2 comments

Tom Kodey celebrated his maiden flight in his Panther LS on Friday March 13th.  Tom lives in Port Orange, FL and has his airplanes in a hanger at the Deland Municipal Airport (KDED) – Home of the Deland Sport Aviation Showcase.  Tom’s Panther is powered by a Corvair 3.3L from SPA and FlyCorvair’s Engine in […]