NORTH AMERICAN T-28D (Fennec) N8539A s/n 51-3627 Mfg. 1951

Excellent Opportunity to purchase a big engine T-28 with all the most wanted updates at a very attractive price. The aircraft was flown from western Canada to Rockford IL. in the fall of 2023 with a flight time of almost 9 hours. On inspection the engine screens showed bearing material. The engine will need to be removed and inspected. It can be repaired or overhauled at buyers’ option and expense. The aircraft is currently stored inside.
New!

$145,000 AS-IS

Airframe:

5699 Hrs TTSNEW

Engine(s):

Wright Cyclone R-1820-86B, 1425 hp
740 Hrs SMOH by J.R.S. Enterprises

Avionics:

#1 Collins ProLine VHF-20A 720 channel com transceiver
#2 Collins ProLine VHF-20A 720 channel com transceiver
Collins ProLine VIR-30A nav receiver
King KCS-55A slaved HSI with GS/VOR/LOC
Argus 5000 moving map
Collins TDR-90 transponder
Terra AT-3000 Encoder
3 light marker beacon
New N301A Audio Panel
Ameriking 401 Hz ELT
STEC 50 autopilot with altitude hold
Avionics master switch
Power plug for ANR front and back
12 volt accessory plug front cockpit

 

Equipment:

Pre-oiler
Darton Clean Kit
Darton Electric Auxiliary Hydraulic Pump
Darton Automatic Canopy Kit
Darton Canopy Oil Tank Heater
Canopy Lock Kit
Reinforced Horizontal Stabilizers (tail mod)
Certified Aerox 81 Carbon Fiber Filament wound Oxygen bottle
Cleveland Wheel and Brake Conversion
Heated Pitot
Chip Check System
Flight Hour Recorder
Anti-Static Wicks
Baggage door lock
Baggage compartment storage bin
Fire Extinguishing System
Bruce Canopy cover

Propeller(s):

Hamilton Standard 43D50-353/ 6933A-9
716  Hrs SMOH by Aircraft Propeller Service
AD 81-13-06 R2    Due May 28, 2027

New

Miscellaneous:

Annual Condition Inspection completed October 6, 2023
Pitot and Altitude encoder calibrated to 20,000 ft.  June 2022.
IFR Certified thru June 2024
Oil changes every 25 to 40 hours.
Heater re-build in 2008.

Exterior:

White and Red U.S. Navy colors and markings, stars and bars,
Sherwin-Williams polyurethane by Jet Aviation, excellent condition

Interior:

Grey overall, Hooker Harnesses, cleaned and painted, very good condition

SPECIFICATIONS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION UPON INSPECTION
Located at KRFD Airport.