1944 Beech D17S Staggerwing





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Maule Air Texas
Aircraft Summary
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!

Don’t miss this one!

N 248E - Price: $325K


Airframe Time: 1691 TTSNEW
Engine: 250 SMOH – OH by Aero Engines, Los Angeles, CA - 450-horsepower (336-kilowatt) Pratt and Whitney R-985 Engine
Propeller: 250 SMOH


Narco Centerline Radio Package
Full Gyro Instrument Panel


10 / 10
Colors: Maroon with Black Trim and Gold Pinstripe
Note: Ceconite 101 Fabric with Hand Rubbed Dope Finish


10 / 10
Color: Light Brown
Material: Connley Leather and Wool Interior – All Hides Vat Dyed together to insure a perfect match.
Black Walnut Window Frames


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
Dual Brakes

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
Operating Weights
• 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
Power Plant

• Engines: 1
• Engine Mfg: Pratt & Whitney
• Engine Model: R-985-AN-1

Complete Log Books, Equipment Manuals
Next Annual Inspection Due – Currently Out of Annual

Damage History:

No Accident History!

General Condition:
This aircraft is in Excellent Condition!

Owner Notes:

• Included are original Log cards from the manufacturer with all matching serial numbers (engine, airframe & propeller). Includes all parts and Service Manuals.

• Aircraft Based in OR

N 248E - Price: $325K

(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.

Color: Maroon

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