Engine: O SMOH – OH by Aero Engines, Los Angeles, CA - 450-horsepower (336-kilowatt) Pratt and Whitney R-985 Engine - Cylinders Topped in 2019
Propeller: 250 SMOH O Since Service
Narco Centerline Radio Package
Full Gyro Instrument Panel
Five (5) Fuel Tanks
Wobble Pump located on the right Interior Panel
Lockable, Steerable Tail Wheel
Safety Plate Glass Windows
Dual landing lights and Navigation Lights
Jasco Alternator - Completely Rewired
Rebuilt landing gear motor and rebuilt flap motor
Swing over Yoke
8 / 10
Colors: Maroon with Black Trim and Gold Pinstripe
Note: Ceconite 101 Fabric with Hand Rubbed Dope Finish
8 / 10
Color: Light Brown
Material: Connley Leather and Wool Interior – All Hides Vat Dyed together to insure a perfect match.
Black Walnut Window Frames
1944 Beech D17S Staggerwing
This magnificent Beech Staggerwing was completely restored to Show Condition in 1981 and received Grand Champion Award at Evergreen Washington Airshow and Classic Biplane Champion at Merced in 1986!
Owner says: A three (3) year restoration - everything’s new from the Spinner to the Tail!
October 2019 Update: Owner says: New engine installed with 0 hours, including all new hoses and rubber...Fresh October Annual.
Next Annual Inspection Due – October 2020
Don’t miss this one!
Dimensions / Performance:
• Exterior Height: 8 Ft 0 in
• Wing Span: 32 Ft 0 in
• Length: 26 Ft 10 in
• Wing Area: 296.5 ft² (27.55 m²)
• Crew: 1
• Passengers: 4
• Total: 5
• Empty Weight: 2540 Lbs.
• Max Range: 582 NM
• Service Ceiling: 25000 Ft.
• Rate of Climb: 1500 fpm
• Max Speed: 184 Kts
• Normal Cruise: 176 Kts
• Engines: 1
• Engine Mfg: Pratt & Whitney
• Engine Model: R-985-AN-1
Complete Log Books, Equipment Manuals
Sells with a Fresh Annual Inspection.
No Accident History!
This aircraft is in Great Overall Condition!
•Included are original Log cards from the manufacturer with all matching serial numbers (airframe & propeller). Includes all parts and Service Manuals.
•Aircraft Based in OR
(Specifications, performance, equipment, included equipment, after market STC’s, component times, included STC’d equipment, damage history and condition subject to verification upon inspection)
Brokered by Maule Air Texas, Inc.
N248E. 1944 Beech D17S Staggerwing, Completely Restored To Show Condition From Spinner To Tail In 1981. Received Grand Champion Award At Evergreen Washington Airshow And Classic Biplane Champion At Merced In 1986! Based In Oregon. Sells With Fresh Annual Inspection.
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Airframe Time: 1691 TTSNEW