1947 NAVION L17C







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Leading Edge Aircraft
P. O. Box 787
Taylor TX 76574
Cell Phone: (512) 426-7205
Aircraft Summary
1947 North American Navion, delivered to US Army Ground Forces in September 1947, sent to Japan in 1954 and returned back to USA in 1954, transferred to Civil Air Patrol and issued Certificate of Airworthiness in 1960, entered civilian fleet in 1972. Fresh Annual Inspection with NEW Garmin GTX-335 Transponder recently installed.

Total Time: 3280
Manufactured by North American in 1947
Was L-17A in the Air Force as military serial number 47-1323
Converted to L-17C
Transferred to Cival Air Patrol in 1959
Received an Airworthiness Certificate in 1960 by NC CAP
Sold by CAP to civilian market in 1972
Based mostly in Arizona and Texas

Engine 1 Time: 760 SMOH
Engine NotesContinental E-185-9 Engine (O-470-7B)
NEW Electronics International EAC-1 EGT/CHT/OAT G
Downdraft Engine Cooling Kit (Kit # SY-107)
Cowl Flaps (Kit # SY-104)
Reiff Oil Sump Heater

Hartzell HC-A2V20-4AI/V8433
Converted to “MV” Prop in March 2000
NEW Garmin GTX-335 Transponder w/ADS-B out
NEW Garmin GA-12 Encoding Altimeter
Garmin GNC-300XL IFR GPS/Com
VALCOM 760 Com
King KN-53 Nav Receiver w/GS
King KI-209 VOR/LOC/GS Indicator

PS Engineering PMA-4000 Intercom
Modifications and Conversions
Leading Edge Fresh Air Vent System
Muffler Heat System (No expensive gas heater AD Note)

Windshields Replaced (1982)
Rear Wing Step (Navion Society Mod)
Cleveland Wheels & Brakes
Fuel 60 Gallons Total (L-17C mod with 20 gal. fuselage tank)
Recent leather interior
New memory foam cushions
Consider the exterior a blank canvas
Strip and Polish or
Repaint in Military or Civilian Colors.
Fresh Annual Inspection March 2020, Next Due April 1, 2021
New Garmin GTX-335 w/ADS-B out installed

Leading Edge Aircraft
P. O. Box 787
Taylor TX 76574
Cell Phone: (512) 426-7205
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