• GeeBee Model “E” Sporster Now joins the Museum

    An exciting new addition to the Museum recently is the only airworthy example of a Granville Gee Bee Model “E” Sportster , an authentic recreation built and completed in 1991 by Museum Director Jim Jenkins. Jim has long wanted the Sportster to be part of the flying collection and with his donation a few years back of his Bob Hall […]

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  • Culver Cadet LFA

    Al Mooney’s wooden wonders keep popping up here at the North Cascades Vintage Aero Museum Al Hook of Los Angeles, CA has donated his long time treasure with a 56 year ownership of  Culver Cadet LFA,  S/N 315, NC37806. A little history regarding  Al and his Cadet – Al bought the little wooden speedster to […]

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  • Another Al Mooney Design joins the Collection

    With the end of WWII insight the fertile mind of Al Mooney was once again at work coming up with his next wooden wonder, for it`s time the Culver “V” and the “V” stood for “Victory” was a revolutionary little Speedster which owed much of its design basis from the earlier and successful Cadet series […]

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  • A Stinson Junior SM-8A Joins the Fold

    Few things are quite as exciting around here than when a new airplane joins the collection. Throughout the summer Jim came across a handful of interesting airplanes that not only would fit perfectly into our museum, but also happened to be looking for new homes. The first of those airplanes we managed to acquire is […]

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  • Pietenpol Sky Scout Progress

    Our Pietenpol Sky Scout has been a background project for a few years now, but has received some regular attention the past few months. We’ve made some progress with the landing gear including acquiring some new covers for the spoke wheels. We have some new springs on the way and once we get the tires […]

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  • Pulling Apart the Fairchild 22 for a Little Touch-Up Work

    Well despite the lack of updates here on the website, we’ve been busy the past several weeks in the hangar. Work continues on the Bulldog, as well as on the newly polished Cessna 120. But our new Fairchild 22 has received some care over the summer and is on its way to receiving a cosmetic […]

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