Corvair


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 […]


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 […]


70 Panther builders! And a Video from this Weekend’s Corvair Finishing School 2 comments

SPA welcomes it’s 70th Panther builder, Mr. Skip Haneline from Nebraska City, Nebraska!  Welcome to the Panther Family, Skip!  We look forward to updates on your build progress. Builders have been successful building and flying their Panther aircraft. This is an exciting time for us and we are happy to share some builders progress photos […]


FaceBook Group, Builders Update, Corvair Components and Reminder for SNF! 1 comment

Please remember to signup for the 3rd annual SNF cookout if you haven’t already.  Click here!  If you aren’t sure if you can come and need to signup at the last minute, just stop by our booth N-032 and we will add you to our list 😉 Builders are building away while we are putting […]


Update on …. Everything! 1 comment

We thought potential builders might like to see what an update from Dan looks like.  Here is a recent email that went out to our builders on what we are doing, how things are going and what comes next.  Plus a few photos…. Fiberglass Last week the plugs for the canopy skirt (for the production […]