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Barn Cub Flies

After 61 years and six months the Barn Cub took off just after 5:00 Thursday evening. She flew well. Take off roll was very short due to a 12 knot cold front that knocked the temperature down from mid 50’s to 40. Everything checked out okay and it is still somewhat surreal. She was a lot of […]

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Video: Bücker Jungmeister Airshow

David Martin’s airshow in his Bücker Jungmeister at AirVenture 2011. 2009 and 2010 Ranger Fly-In & Airshow attendees will recognize both plane and pilot in this Oshkosh performance with David’s signature snap-dance and Bevo Howard finale. The Bücker is powered by its original, exposed rocker arm, 165 h.p. Siemans radial.

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Barn Cub Contributors

The following have helped in all aspects of the Barn Cub’s restoration. Their products, services, tools and expertise have proven vital to getting the Cub closer to its first flight and its mission of giving children free discovery flights. Businesses                                                                        ACK Technologies Inc.  San […]

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Cockpit and Fuselage are Covered

Visit Ranger Airfield’s Gallery and view photos of the covering process.

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Wind and Heat Doesn’t Hold Back Ranger Airshow

Grass cut? Check. FAA Waiver? Check. 30 briskets? Check. Performers? Check. Everything was set up for another record year at Ranger, but a stationary front to the north and compressional warming caused by a high to the south had different plans. More simply, it was very hot, and very windy. What a difference wind makes. […]

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