Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Introducing... Zero Eight Romeo


1980 Beech C-23 Sundowner
Sundowner Sales Brochure
 
When Purchased:
IFR Certified, 4 place, 50 SFREM, New Prop, 3100 TT, No Flight School, No Damage History, 2004 Paint White / Red Accents, 2004 Gray leather Interior, Collins 251/351 Com/Nav, Collins AMR-350 Audio, Garmin 530 GPS, Dual Glideslope, Century 1 Autopilot, Complete Logs, Precise Standby Vacuum, JPI engine Monitor, Reiff Preheat Standard System, 59 Gal fuel capacity, Nose wheel and Trailing Link Suspension Donuts replaced 2006, Bruce Cabin Cover, thermal shield inserts, cowl plugs, MP3 Audio Input Jack.

UPDATES:
  • New  plane cover by planecover.com
  • Oil Filter to replace screen
  • Rosen sun visors
  • Garmin 496 added with a Gizmo dock
  • New headliner
  • Garmin 327 transponder
  • Upgrade the Garmin 530 to WAAS
  • Garmin GDL-88 ADS-B  in/out
  • FlightStream 210 (Bluetooth for Garmin 530 and iPad mini3 to provide traffic and wx.
old transponder
new Garmin 327 transponder
                                  

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

woohoo congrats!! Now she needs a name.

Jim said...

Just saw your post on the AOPA board. Congrats to you and Mary!!! Can't wait to hear that she's arrived at ILG.

Awesome, awesome airplane. And well deserved. Enjoy!

Steve said...

Keeping my hopes up for the final 'go' decision on this one for a good pre-buy... congrats again Gary!

Tom said...

I take it the deal went through. Congratulations to you and Mary! I wish you both many happy flights.

AdamB said...

Sweet looking Sundowner Gary. I'm very happy for you and Mary. Good luck on the prebuy and trip back from TX.

Dave Gutierrez said...

Gary,

The plane is beautiful. I found your blog through Geoff Nelson's blog. I am new at the Blog thing and just started mine. Feel free to check it out. I am also a pilot and like this blogosphere thing. My blog is generalaviationfun.blogspot.com

Sincerely,
Dave