Monthly Archives: April 2013

Test Flight 2 – by Beta Builder and Ret. AF Pilot Bob Woolley

The following is a brief summary of my second flight in the Panther. It occurred on 4/27/2013 at Haller airpark. Departure time was 1325 and lasted for 45 minutes. Winds were estimated to be a right crosswind at 14 mph … Continue reading

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Test Flight by Beta Builder and Ret. AF Pilot – Bob Woolley

Here is a synopsis of  Bob’s flight per his words – Video link at the bottom – “These are my first impressions of the Panther after an approximate 40 minute flight on April 23, 2013. The location was at Haller … Continue reading

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Panther Flight Testing Cont…

With 8 flights and over 5 hours flight time in N515XP I guess I’m the worlds high time pilot for Panther LS sport aircraft, and it is time to give my impressions. These are only impressions and flight testing will continue … Continue reading

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Flight Testing Continues…

Flight testing has continued since Sun’NFun. So far there have been 4 test flights and approximately 2.5 hours on the airframe. Testing is going well, only small tweaks to the avionics required so far. We are also working on a … Continue reading

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EAA News Article – Panther First Flight

EAA News Article – Panther First Flight

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Sun’NFun 2013 Day 3-6

We had such a great week at SNF! Things went very smoothly and there was a good turn out every day. The reception of our project was very positive! We were very pleased with how a lot of pilots and … Continue reading

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Sun’NFun 2013 Day 2

Today was a very steady day in the SPA Panther booth. We had Hunter Hughes, Beta Builder Tony Spicer’s fellow EAA chapter member, join us in sitting in the Panther. You can see the photo below. He is a fine … Continue reading

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