Monthly Archives: March 2013

Panther Final Touches

We are working on the final touches in preparation for first flight.  Things are going well, and the pressure of the inspection is off so the air around the hangar seems lighter, and more fun.  This is good, because it … Continue reading

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Panther Prototype Inspection

We have worked for weeks to get the Panther prototype ready for inspection – and I am ecstatic to say that all of the hard work, determination and lack of sleep for Team Panther has paid off! We have our … Continue reading

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Aviators Hotline Press Release

See here for a press release published by Aviators Hotline magazine. Note – For those if you who are avid followers most of this information is old news, but still interesting. Aviators Hotline Panther Press Release

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RSVP for the SPA and FlyCorvair Second Annual SNF Party NOW!! Come by our booth to register for our second annual Sun’NFun cookout!  We will have the cookout on Friday night, April 12th, at 5 PM.  Booth N-057 and N-066.  We … Continue reading

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Fiberglass Tips and Keeping It Fun

There were many different tasks going on in the hangar today. We are prepping for inspection so the “all important to-do list” is key to making sure every task gets completed. Sometimes the to-do lists can seem long and overwhelming … Continue reading

Posted in Corvair, Fiberglass | 2 Comments Post about Panther Roll Out

William Wynne with FlyCorvair has been a long time friend and colleague.  He has been known in the past to be “a little deep” or “philosophical”.  However – when it comes to his post about our Panther roll-out, I have … Continue reading

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Panther Weight and Balance

Another big win for Team Panther! We did the preliminary weight and balance this morning so we can mount the battery. We used EAA 1379’s scales – which have weighed many aircraft including Dan and Chris Smith’s Cleanex (Corvair powered … Continue reading

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Panther Roll Out Party!

Today was a very exciting day for all of team Panther! We had a great turn out for the roll out party, thank you to everyone who was able to make it today. Dan did a background briefing of how … Continue reading

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Panther Beta Builder in EAA Newsletter – and Panther Rollout Party

Our Panther Sport Beta Builder – Bob Woolley – got a write up in the EAA news letter from Chapter 1379 showcasing his Panther Sport build.  Bob Woolley is the EAA chapter Flight Advisor and local test pilot.  Take a … Continue reading

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Panther Roll Out Party – Join us Sat March 9th at 11 am!!

The saying is “Put your money where your mouth is.” So here we are, one month from Sun’NFun and on Saturday March 9th, at 11 am, we are rolling the Panther out for all to see and we want you … Continue reading

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