The goal of Air Repair is to furnish the highest quality Stearman aircraft available in the world today at the best price. Limited production and true antique status assure continued appreciation in value.
If you want a quality aircraft, a part of history, from a company that places customer satisfaction and quality first and will give the same service after the sale, contact Air Repair today. Full spare parts and repair services are available as well.
We use only the best components and follow only the most rigorous standards in restoring this fine aircraft. A complete line of modern options is available, and our restored Stearman is fully approved by the FAA. In addition, we offer a number of innovative paint schemes and other detailing.
Our standard airplane begins by jig inspecting the fuselage frame, then sand blasting, epoxy priming, polyurethane top coated, and reoiled. All tubular framework - fuselage, rudder, fin, elevators, engine mount, horizontal stabilizer - is sandblasted, inspected, and finished the same way. All other components receive a similar restoration process. Electrostatic painting is used for 100% wraparound coverage.
The wings and center section begin as aircraft quality stika spruce stock. All ribs are built in steel production jigs. Wings and center section are assembled with hardware which has been stripped, inspected, zinc chromate primed, all new wood, 2 coats of polyurethane varnish, all new leading and trailing edges.
Engines are overhauled to manufacturers specifications. Having the world's largest inventory of new surplus parts allows us to use top quality parts in each overhaul.
New FAA/PMA Pistons, new FAA/PMA main bearings, new cam followers, new master rod assembly, skytronics shielded harness. FAA approved, electric starter and alternator system, new exhaust system., Brackett air filter and Airwolf Oil filters are included. Engines are thoroughly test run before installation.
A choice of engines is available including Continental 220 H.P., 275 H.P. Jacobs, and Pratt & Whitney 450 H.P.
All restoration work is performed in a modern state of the art production plant by highly qualified and trained technicians.
Each aircraft is subjected to a rigorous quality assurance program and assembled with all new hardware, cables, tires, seat belts and bearings.
The propeller is a factory new Sensenich wood propeller, current production, not surplus, or choose the Hamilton Standard 2B20 Constant Speed Prop. (on 275 H.P. Models)
The modernized fuel shutoff and Redline brake system are Fully FAA approved to give dependable service.
Dual flight instruments and controls are standard.
The 24volt aircraft electrical system includes rear mounted control panel, 35 amp. Battery, nav lights, Whelen wing tip strobes. 50 amp alternator, and electric starter. This system also is fully engineered and approved under FAA Supplemental Type Certificate.
The aircraft instrumentation includes dual sensitive altimeters. dual engine gauge, dual electric tachs, dual airspeeds, rear panel compass, VSI and electric turn coordinator. The ELT and oil pressure activated Hobbs hour meter are also standard.
A choice of color schemes is available. Covering is Ceconite 102 and exterior and all cowling is finished with a modern Wet Look Polyurethane Paint.
At the time of completion a new Standard Category Aerobatic Air Worthiness Certificate is issued by the FAA. The aircraft paperwork package comes complete with logs, weight and balance, equipment list, AD status and a Full Warranty.
The goal of Air Repair Inc is to furnish the highest quality Stearman Aircraft available in the world today at the best price. Limited production and true antique status assure continued appreciation in value. If you want a quality aircraft, a part of history, from a company that places customer satisfaction and quality first and will give the same service after the sale, contact Air Repair Inc. Full spare parts and repair services are available.
Air Repair Inc - 920 Airport Service Rd. - Cleveland Mississippi