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Old February 2nd, 2015, 08:11 PM
Big Red Dog Big Red Dog is offline
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Default EAA Ford Trimotor

The EAA uses two trimotors for their air tours, a 4-AT and a 5-AT. Always reffered to as "Ford" they were built by the Stout Metal Airplane Company. Under Ford that became the Stout Metal Airplane Division of Ford. The EAA's Stout 4-AT-69 arrived at 5T6 (Dona Ana County International Jetport at Santa Teresa) and I was there to greet it. The 5-AT is in Florida this week, but the 4-AT will be at 5T6 for a week. It leaves next week for Tucson. The tour stops for both airplanes can be found at

Down in the weeds:

She was built with Wright J6-9 Whirlwinds (R-975) but was refitted with P&W R-985s during one of her rebuilds:

After everyone else went home I stayed wiping up oil:

Over the next few days I will post more Trimotor stuff on Photobucket:
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