Author Topic: N395HC is on the market  (Read 487 times)

gearedone

N395HC is on the market
« on: August 05, 2017, 12:43:38 PM »
Alaska List has it on there.

c/n 556, built 03/62 as L-28A s/n 62-5916 for USAF accepted 03/62, t/n “25916”  USAF Tactical Air Command, 1st Air Commando Group, Eglin Air Force Base (Hulbert Fld) FL, L-28A re designated U-10A, equipment change to U-10B 02/63, until 05/67, USAF Southern Command, 24th Special Operations Wing, 605th Air Commando Squadron, Howard AFB, Panama Canal Zone until '?, USAF Air Force Special Operations Command, 1st Special Operations Wing, 317th Special Operations Squadron, Eglin AFB (Hurlburt Field), FL (Code AO) until 06/72, Davis-Monthan AFB AZ for storage until 06/72, declared excess struck off charge USAF released '74, as N72566 US Customs Service Air Support Branch Fort Bliss TX sold '76, Marietta/Love County Civil Defense OK sold '78, Skip Bush & McFarlane Aircraft Sales TX install 3,300lb upgross accident during landing the aircraft bounced & the nose turned into the wind, touched down in crab, damaged wing tip, propeller & main gear @ Brownsville TX 11/79 repaired sold, Leon Karr TX sold '81, Danny Janecka TX accident no details except fire @ unknown place '85, dereg as destroyed insurance co sold '92, rereg N395HC (t/n represents H-395 Helio Courier) David Holzschuh TX rebuilt installed 3,800lb upgross installed H-295 cowl with landing lts and type certificate optional air induction 1400 style instrument panel sold '04, Dave Beckett AK (Iditarod Air Force) installed tundra tires Landes 3600 wheel skis Edo 3430 floats and baggage door sold '14, Sturm Phillip Glennallen, AK placed on 35'' tundra tires (Pilatus PC-6) Zaegel Tail-wheel fork (STC SA1389CE) oversize 800x4 sold '15, Dr. Helmut Gunter Polzer who lives in Stuttgart-Schoenberg, Germany held in trust co (Debbie Mercer)

http://alaskaslist.com/1/posts/10_Transportation/59_Aircraft/497910_Helio_Courier_395.html

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paullapoint

Re: N395HC is on the market
« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2017, 05:56:01 PM »
The advertisement says no damage history.

Doug Johnson 1

Re: N395HC is on the market
« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2017, 07:48:04 PM »
Information from the FAA file about accident history this information is available to anyone that does a title and history search.      

29Nov79   Damaged, Brownsville, Texas (FAA ASIAS 19791129045159I)
During landing the aircraft bounced & the nose turned into the wind, touched down in crab. Damaged wing tip, propeller & main gear.

2nd accident or incident in '85 not listed in FAA files so there are no details other that registry is cancelled as destroyed

26Feb85   FAA advised that aircraft has been “Destroyed/scrapped”, “sold to Insurance Company”, “United States Fire Insurance Company”

10Jun85   Registration cancelled, “Totally destroyed or scrapped”.

10Jan95   FAA requested to change Registration from N72566 to N395HC

sold '15, to Dr. Helmut Gunter Polzer who lives in Stuttgart-Schoenberg, Germany held in trust co, Aircraft Guaranty Corp Trustee (Debbie Mercer)

link to history file  with some interesting comments about tires


click on http://flyhelio.com/smf/index.php?topic=817.msg3883#msg3883
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