Aerodynamic Media, LLC is proud to announce the release of the 21st issue of The Flying Machine: Early Aero Quarterly.

Issue #21 Contents:

36 Pages – NZ Warbirds Association’s Albatros D.Va; Nieuport Memorial Flyers Nieuport 23 (Part 2); Spotlight: Military Aviation Museum’s Fokker D.VI; News Briefs: Fokkers Take Flight Over Geneseo, Cooper Bomb Reproductions For Sale; Products

We have also released The Flying Machine 2021 collection featuring all four issues published this year!

The Flying Machine focuses exclusively on “aeroplanes” manufactured prior to 1920, as well as the current work of historians, builders, restorers, museums and collectors to preserve and promote interest in the early years of flight. Published in print and digital formats, The Flying Machine is offered on a pay-per-issue basis – no subscription required!

Join us as we pay tribute to early aircraft and the visionaries, geniuses and daredevils who conquered the air while producing some of the most fascinating, ingenious and beautiful machines in aviation’s short history. Click here to purchase!

A 1956 DH Super Chipmunk has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

1956 DeHavilland Super Chipmunk Single Engine Airplane DHC-1B-2-S3; IO 540 Lycoming D4A5; Airframe Time: 2750.5; Engine Time: 386.9 since major overhaul. Museum Quality, Turn Key

The aircraft is located in West Islip, New York. Click here to check out the listing.

A 1957 Bucker Jungmann has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

Orange with Dark Midnight Blue. IO 360 Lycoming. Airframe Time: 2899.17; Engine Time: 62.17 Since major overhaul; Museum Quality, Turn Key.

The aircraft is located in West Islip, New York. Click here to check out the listing.

An Allison V1710-35 engine has been spotted for sale.

Details are limited, although the listing reports that there is “zero time on the rebuild.” It is located in Wichita, Kansas and is currently being offered for US $37,500, although offers are also being accepted.

Click here to check out the complete listing, which includes a number of additional photos.

A 1946 Aeronca Chief airframe project is has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

1946 Aeronca Chief 11AC Project; No Wings, Engine or Propeller; Scott 3200 TailWheel Included; Includes Wing Struts; Logbooks, Airworthiness Certificate, and Bill of Sale; No Damage; 2,250 TT

The project is located in Cincinnati, Ohio and is currently available for bidding. Click here to check out the listing.

An 80% scale Spitfire Mk 26 has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

FLYING SPITFIRE (mk26 80% scale replica) built from a kit in 2016. TTAF 20 hrs. Jabiru 8 cyinder 5100 engine, fixed pitch prop. A delight to fly with the same handling and evocative shape as the iconic original, but at a more accessible cost. Docile handling characteristics allows any competent pilot with, or aspiring towards, a tailwheel endorsement to fly this and be a hit at any event you attend.

The aircraft is located in Perth, United Kingdom. Click here to check out the listing.

A full-scale, static Spitfire reproduction has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

Static full size fibre-glass & steel Spitfire replica with trailer. Rental income from events. Has been used to inspire the next generation and generate income at airshows, local events, RAF benevolent fund and poppies appeal fund raisers. Accessible cockpit. condition average, but authentic. Good small business opportunity, Gate Guardian or Museum piece.

The reproduction is located in Perth, United Kingdom and is currently available for bidding. Click here to check out the complete listing.

A 1947 Beechcraft 35 Bonanza (S/N D-488) has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

This is a true Collectors Item especially in the condition its in with every modification possible! 4947 Total Time Since New. The Engine has 480 Hours since overhaul by Cruiseair Aviation, Inc. it’s a Continental E-225-8. The Propeller has 480 Hours since new it’s a 215-107/215-213-84. Its has Dual Narco MK 12 D TSO Digital Nav Coms (overhauled) with a Narco AT150 TSO Transponder, Garmin GDL8 GPS, Narco CP136 Audio panel. King KLN 90B TSO ELT with new battery and no AD. Just Installed a brand new Garmin GDL82 ADSB unit $4,000. Some of the modifications are Tip Tanks, Brackett air filter, wing strobes, Beryl D’Shannon one piece windshield, Beechcraft long 3rdwindow with newer tinted glass on compete plane. [continue reading…]

A “Harrier GR5/GR7/GR9 Rolls Royce Pegasus 105 Turbofan engine” has been spotted for sale. The listing states (in part):

This engine has had the three LP fan stages & stators removed & these are not included with the sale of this engine. Ideal for museum display, ground instructional training aid etc. Includes transit/display stand.

The engine is located in Ipswich, UK and is currently being offered for £5,495. Click here to check out the complete listing, which includes a number of additional photos.

1945 Grumman TBM-3 Avenger N108Q (S/N 91188) has been spotted for sale.

Details are limited, although the listing states that the airframe and engine have 150 SMOH. The listing also states: “Water Landing Damage. Yes, Cocoa Beach.”

The aircraft is located in Visalia, California. Pricing is available upon request. Click here to check out the listing.

(Photo: Valder137 via Wikimedia Commons)