1951 Dehavilland DHC-1

N280RD

Sale Price:

$114,900
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One of only 217 De Havilland Chipmunks made for the Canadian Air Force, and one of very few left in original configuration! Very good maintenance history, and a historic piece of aviation to own! Sports a Garmin VFR GPS/Com, Mode C Transponder, Cabin Heater System (not available on most British built models), Telex Voice-Activated Intercom System with Music Input Jack, Fuel Gauge Lights for Night Flying, Marine Survival Pack, Original Instrument Panels, and Authentic Royal Canadian Air Force military paint scheme with “RCAF 014” markings as well as military placarding and Canadian flag on the tail. Call Today!

Airframe

3,347 hours Total Time Since New

Engine

1059 hours since Major Overhaul
72 hours since Complete Top Overhaul of All Cylinders and Cylinder Head, including New Pistons & Rings
This engine has been very tight and dry of oil. It is not one of those heavy ‘oil weepers’.
Make: De Havilland / Model: Gypsy Major 10 MK1-3A / Serial # DHC-113 / 145 Horsepower

Prop Specs

905 hours since Prop Overhaul
Polished Prop and Spinner
Make: Fair Reed / Model: A94103 A/11 / Serial # FR40907

Modifications/Conversions

One of only 217 De Havilland Chipmunks made for the Canadian Air Force, and one of very few left in original configuration!
Royal Canadian Air Force markings “RCAF 014”
Avionics/Radios
Garmin GNC-250 GPS-Com w/ Moving Map
Narco AT-150A TSO Transponder with Blind Encoder

Additional Equipment

One of only 217 De Havilland Chipmunks made for the Canadian Air Force, and one of very few left in original configuration!
Royal Canadian Air Force markings “RCAF 014”
Sliding Bubble Cockpit Canopy
Cabin Heater System (not available on most British built models)
Air-Oil Separator
Telex Voice-Activated Intercom System with Music Input Jack
Radio Master Switch
Generator Master Switch
Voltmeter
Strobe Light
Nav & Landing Lights
Fuel Gauge Lights for Night Flying
Marine Survival Pack
Original Instrument Panels
Airspeed Indicator, Compass Gyro, & Altimeter
G-Meter, Turn-n-Bank, Tachometer, & Engine Instrument Cluster
Vacuum Suction Gauge
Instrument Lighting
4-Point Restraint Harnesses for both seats
Push-to-Talk Switches on both Control Sticks and both Throttle Handles
Crash Axe & Marine Survival Kit in the front cockpit
Survival Kit mounted behind rear seat
Fire Extinguisher
24-Volt Ground Power Receptacle
Comes with a Chipmunk ‘Description & Maintenance Manual’ and ‘Pilot Operating Instruction Manual’,
Always hangered by a meticulous owner.

Exterior

Yellow base with Black & Red accents.
Authentic Royal Canadian Air Force military paint scheme with “RCAF 014” markings as well as military placarding and Canadian flag on the tail.
Always hangered. A few minor blemished here and there but in well above average condition.
Rated – 8.

Interior

Black seat upholstery.
Military Green 4-Point Restraint Harnesses.
Sand/Beige paint on the metal surfaces of the cockpit interior.
Still equipped with many of the original cockpit switches and compass from its military history.
Rated – 8.

Inspection Status

Annual Inspection next due: June 1, 2019
Aircraft was manufactured on May 22, 1951. Royal Canadian Air Force military trainer from May 1951 to August 1972.
All maintenance & journey logs since the aircraft was released the Canadian Royal Crown Assets in Ontario, Canada on August 2, 1972.
No known or documented damage history.


Logbooks Available?
Yes
Other Logbook Info:

Logbooks available upon request.

Fuel Efficiency (mpg US): 14.58
Per Seat Efficiency: 29.16
Seating Options: 1+1
Wing Loading lb/sq ft: 12.8
Power Loading lb/hp: 15.2
External Length (FT): 25.4
External Height (FT): 7
External Span (FT): 34.3
Baggage Area 1 Cubic Feet / Lbs: 40 lbs
Engine: RR Gipsy Major 10 MK1-3A
Power Output / Flat Rating: 145
Horsepower: 145
Engine(s) TBO (hrs): 1500
Max Ramp Weight (LBS): 2200
Max Takeoff Weight (LBS): 2200
Max Landing Weight (LBS): 2200
Zero Fuel Weight (LBS): 1550
Useful Load (LBS): 650
Max Fuel (LBS): 132
Max Fuel (Gallons): 22
Avail Payload Max Fuel (LBS): 518
TO Distance (SL @ ISA) FT: 1350
Landing Distance (FT): 1425
Certificated Ceiling: 15800
Propeller: 2-Blade 81 In
Aircraft Broker: DHAircraftSales
Listing Package: Enhanced
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Class: Single-Engine Land
Propulsion Type: Piston
Make: Dehavilland
Model: DHC-1
Total Time: 3347
Range (NM): 207
Seats (Including Crew): 2
Year: 1951
Price: $114,900
High Speed Cruise (KTAS): 95
HSC Fuel Burn (In GPH): 7.5
Tail Number: N280RD
Serial Number: 146-184
Aircraft Location: Oklahoma
Engine 1 SMOH: 1059
Exterior Rating: 8
Interior Rating: 8
Condition: Used
Flight Rule Approval: VFR
Sale Type: Standard Sale

Contact Information



Business Name: Dan Howard Aircraft Sales
Contact Name: Dan Howard
Phone Number: 918-296-4326
Web Address http://www.howardaircraft.com/
Street 9061 S Airport Way
City, State & Zipcode Tulsa, OK 74132
Country US

Fuel Efficiency Rating


  • 14.58MPG
  • 29.16MPG Per Seat

Actual rating will vary based on flight conditions, aircraft features and pilot operation. Values are for informational purposes only and as such are not intended for navigation or flight planning. Please consult the POH for actual values.

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