For Sale
Aeronca 7AC Champion


Year of construction  1946
Country  Italy
City/Aerodrome  near Pisa/Florence

Description  An original and un-modified “flivver”

When it comes to simple, affordable and reliable training aircraft, nothing beats the mid-century “Flivvers” – the Continental 65hp powered Piper Cub, the Taylorcraft and Aeronca 7AC Champ. These planes provided returning war veterans with the possibility to continue flying and to train a new generation of pilots with an economical, fun to fly aircraft.
Airplane time state  N470AB, sn 7AC-5600, 2730 hrs total time, 500 hrs SMOH
An original and un-modified “flivver”
Remarks  Recent refurbishment work on N470AB wings and airframe included:
• New wing spars (4) on AD concerns
• All new wing hardware
• New leading and training edges
• New aileron cables and pushrods
• New attachment hardware
• New Univair main lift struts and forks
• Ailerons inspected, etched, alodine treated
• Aileron fairleads replaced
• New elevator cables installed
• New tail brace wires installed
• New aileron attach bearings
• Wings and ailerons recovered in Ceconite
• New Tailwheel main leaf springs
• New Tailwheel steering springs
Price  € 19.750  VAT free

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Offered by

Vintage Aeroplane Europe
Jon Roth
Palm Beach, US Florida
Phone +1 786 5908909

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