Oshkosh EAA AirVenture Fly-In This Week!

  Drew and Brian flew out Monday morning in the Lockheed 12A and arrived safely in Oshkosh for the 2014 EAA AirVenture Fly-In! “The departure at dawn this past Monday morning was breathtaking to say the least, with early morning dew streaming from her props and tail surfaces the Electra lifted her wheels just after […]

Spirit Of Dynamite Returns Part Three

So after completing our trip across the country it was time to off load the Monocoupe and put her back together.   We have successfully off loaded the wing and now to move the truck to a natural incline we can use to help facilitate an easier off loading. Using the natural incline at the […]

Spirit Of Dynamite Returns Part Two

Hello Everyone. Last we spoke we had taken apart the Clip Wing Monocoupe in Franklin,PA and proceeded to cross the country with it safely tucked away in our Penske Truck. We had a very successful trip. Along the way we stopped at the Henry Ford Museum located in Deerborn, MI We found a gem in […]

Monocoupe Reunion.

Hello Everyone. We are steadily putting our newest addition 1937 Clip Wing Monocoupe “Spirit Of Dynamite” back together. We have put plans in motion to have a homecoming party here at the Museum June 22,2014 and we would love to see all of our loyal followers out here. We will be have a picnic  lunch […]

1937 Clip Winged Monocoupe 110 Special

Spirit of Dynamite returns home Part 1

So our latest acquisition here at the museum is a 1937 Clip winged Monocoupe. The Monocoupe was originally from the Pacific Northwest. The airplane was owned for the last 15 years by Richard Smith of Franklin,PA. The plan was to fly the airplane back to Concrete,WA this week but due to weather issues it was […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]