Category Archives: Beta Builders

Production Updates

We have hit the ground running again after our wonderful trip to Barnwell, SC for the Corvair College.  The spars are coming long great and will start shipping out to builders next week. 

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Flight Review by Tony Spicer

I’m a very lucky guy! Dan Weseman invited me to come to Florida and fly the Panther, and last week I took him up on the offer. I knew the airplane would be down for prep and paint just as … Continue reading

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Lordy, Lordy – The Panther is 40!

3 pilots, 40 days and 40 hours!  Yes folks, the 40 hour flight testing is complete as of this afternoon! The Panther Pilots – Bob Woolley, Dan and Tony Spicer (Left to right) Early this morning Tony Spicer got his … Continue reading

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Flight Tests Number 3 and 4 by Bob Woolley

The third and fourth test flight was completed on 4/29/2013 at Haller Airpark with a fuel stop at Palatka, FL..  The departure time was 0950 with 14 gallons of fuel.   Winds were light and temperatures in the low 70s. A … Continue reading

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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 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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