“ with imperfections and repairs needed as noted in auction description.” Boeing 1943 1943 Boeing.
|“Used with imperfections and repairs needed as noted in auction description.”|
|1943 Boeing "Stearman" PT17 B75N1|
N62416, Serial Number 75-7570
This aircraft was restored to Museum Quality in 1996 by three retired businessman in Northern California (logbook entries for restoration attached in photo section). The aircraft was sold to a group of private investors and flown to Tuskegee, Alabama where it was placed in storage, pending the completion of a new U.S. Parks Department museum to honor the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. It was used for promotion, VIP and fund raising events, including a segment on Good Morning America.
The agreement with the U.S. Parks Department and the private investment group ended and the aircraft is now being offered for sale.
Total Time: Unknown (information pertaining to times begin at time of restoration)
Approximately 50 Hours Since Ground Up Restoration *
Approximately 50 Hours Since Engine Overhaul * – (Continental 220)
Approximately 50 Hours Since New Propeller * (Falcon)
Avionics / Instruments:
760 Channel Val Com
Completed September 2013
Logbooks begin at time of Airframe Restoration and Engine Overhaul.Condition:
The aircraft needs some repairs due to time stored and non aviation personal maintaining the aircraft. A list of items provided by an independent A&P are listed below with comments. It is recommend that you perform an inspection of the aircraft prior to placing any bids. Aircraft is currently based in the Atlanta, GA area.
Service struts (frozen)
Replace / Overhaul Front and rear Turn and Slip indicatorsNeeds new compass in the front cockpit. (It is missing)Remount existing ELT AntennaValue covers are pitted - suggest remove strip, clean and repaintNeed to repair left wing for broken rib at wing walk area. (this was caused by someone stepping off the wing walk area and damaging the rear rib area)
Other items to mention:
Aircraft restored in 1996, purchased by current owner for a Museum Project and
stored in Tuskegee, Alabama area until Fall 2014, currently based in the Atlanta, Georgia area.
An Excellent airplane for the do it yourself weekend mechanic.
Aircraft is sold as is where is with no warranty expressed or implied. Owner will provide FAA Bill of Sale for said aircraft. Title report performed by King Aircraft Title shows no liens or encumbrances.
Buyer will have 3 days from close of Auction to submit a $500.00 non-refundable down payment to be applied towards the final purchase price. Balance to be paid with in 10 days after auction closes. Buyer will have until February 1st to remove aircraft from current location of make arrangement acceptable to all parties for continued storage. Buyer is subject to any and all appropriate taxes as a result of this sale.
For any questions - please contact me with your name, telephone number, best time to reach you and email address.
Subject to prior sale and or removal from the market.
All specification are subject to verification by buyer prior to purchase!