Rare and historic aircraft well preserved and ready to take to the Sky. This aircraft has was flown by Bob Cummings (Bob is the godson and was taught to fly by Orville Wright), an influential actor and WWII pilot and general aviation ambassador. This aircraft is in outstanding condition and will continue to provide the gift of flight to a new generation.
Airframe Details: TT2499
No known damage history
Aircraft complete refurbishment 1999
Engine(s) Details: SMOH 174
Hand start only no electric
None, no electric
Complete refurbishment 1999
New paint, fabric, hardware
hangered ever since
Looks new, complete refurbishment 1999
Excellent MX history with no known damage history. complete refurbishment in 1999.
Out of annual, will need inspection prior to flight
Return to the golden age of flying knowing you are sharing the stick with a WWII pilot and Hollywood star Bob Cummings. This is a remarkably well preserved piece of American aviation history. In addition to the historical significance, the Porterfield is a excellent flying aircraft for both new and experienced pilots. Perfect for escaping the the confines of the busy day to day routine take to the sky and enjoy and afternoon. No better way to enjoy the summer fly ins and $100 dollar hamburger than in this classic.