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• c/n 533 •
Photo: Mario Richard © April 2004
1953 de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
• For Sale •
Specifications of this DHC-2
• N8306 •
Airframe: 5,677 TTSN
This item is being placed on the auction by the Aerospace Department at Middle Tennessee State University.
De Havilland DHC-2 Mk-1 Beaver N8306 History: USAF (mostly Europe) 1953-1971 Texas Forest Service 1971-1988 Middle Tennessee State University 1988 to present.
Airframe: S/N 533 Year Mfg 1953 TTAF 5,677
Engine: P&W R-985-14B S/N 42-22415 SMOH 546.8 (O/H 11-08-1979) Engine Total time 4,279.9
Propeller: Hamilton Standard 2D30 S/N 86806
Last Annual October 2015
Last Transponder/Encoder Recertification Date: 03/11/2014
ELT Battery Due 10/01/2015 Mods Airwolf Oil Filter STC, Cleveland Brakes STC,
Kenmore Front Fuselage Strut STC, LP Plastic Winshield STC, Alcor EGT STC, Bracket Aier Filter STC.
Avionics Encoding Altimeter ACK model A 30, Loran LRN 500, Marker Beakon/Auio Panel Bendix/King/Allied Signal KMA 24,
Nav-comm KX 155, Transponder KT 76A, VOR/LOC/GS KI 209. (Quantity one of each)
Additional Equipment Dual Controls, Rotating Beacon, Sigtronics SPA-400 Intercom,
95 Gallons Fuel Capacity (no Strobes, no deice systems, no shoulder harnesses.)
Appearance: White Blue Trim Paint “MTSU” logo from 1994. May polish up and shine but dull at present.
Interior good, carpet stained, Seats (vinyl / tweed) headliner and side panels good.
Cabin windows and windshields are in good condition. Panel is very original in appearance.
MTSU got the plane back in the air in 1995. Over the next 20 years it received 17 Annuals. Has been hangered at Murfreesboro TN KMBT
Log books are available upon request from the department.
The plane is located at the MTSU facility at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport, 1930 Memorial Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN 37129
The plane is being sold "as is where is" MTSU does not guarantee the operability or functionality of this item
It is highly recommended that a visual inspection be scheduled and conducted before submitting a bid on this item.
To schedule an inspection please contact Gary Routh at 615 893 9260, 615 428 0727 or gary.routh "at" mtsu.edu
Questions regarding the plane should be directed to Gary Routh, Manager of Airport Facilities Maintenance.
Gary can be reached via the following, office 615 893 9260, mobile 615 428 0727 or gary.routh "at" mtsu.edu