Tag Archives: Ranger Airport

Shawn Scott Preserves Cub’s Boot Cowl

Renowned RV aircraft builder and A&P Shawn Scott joined the Barn Cub project by repairing the original boot cowl. His great work can be seen in the accompanying photos. Corrosion in only a very small area threatened usage of the cowling. If a patch was to be installed it was of great importance to not be visible […]

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2010 Fly-In & Airshow a Great Success

The weather was perfect, BBQ good, and flying amazing – thanks to performers David Martin (Bücker, Cub) Mike Gallaway (Extra), Scott Lane (S-2B) and Jason Newburg (Viper). 162 aircraft attended, including 20 biplanes, setting yet another record for Ranger Airfield. Relive some of the weekend by viewing the airshow gallery. Photos provided by Dennis Price. Attending biplanes included: Acrosport – […]

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Cub Waits in Barn 59 Years

New Year’s 2009 – As the calendar rolled over I was determined to acquire a flying taildragger. Needing tailwheel experience to prepare me for the Pitts, I inquired about a 1940s Culver Cadet that was for sale in central Texas. First I was told the Culver was sold, but after the buyer backed out I was invited to fly down […]

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Ranger Airfield Featured in General Aviation News

Read how volunteers, led by Jared Calvert, tackle ambitious plans to return the airport to its former glory. [issuu layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Flight%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true pagenumber=30 documentid=090914231946-bed6e61bff8c476db6da46fd19781ddc docname=20090417 username=flyermedia loadinginfotext=04%2F17%2F2009 width=590 height=378 unit=px] Tips: Click the right or left edges to turn the pages, click on the magazine to view full screen. Once in full screen click again to […]

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