N477JS at Fond du Lac home base.
Photo: Ian Wilson © 27 July 2012
N477JS (2) another fine job by Wipaire
Photos: Unknown photographer © Courtesy of Wipaire
The future N477JS (2) unmarked and on rebuild at Wipaire Facility.
Photos: Rich Hulina © January 2005
N67672 showing double registration at Berlin - Schonefeld - EDDB.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 01 June 1994 - Rainer Hausfchild Collection - Aird Archives
"Spirit of the Lost Ark"
Photo: Karsten Madrian © 01 June 1994 - Aird Archives
N67672 at Aschaffenburg-Grossostheim.
Photo: Don Hewins © 08 September 1993
N67672 with tiny markings.
Photo: unknown photographer © David W. Menard Collection
55-0704 at Davis-Monthan.
Photos: Peter Keating Collection © 22 February 1976 - Aird Archives - via aflyinghistory.com
Insignia Patch via Dennis Newell


55-0704 • N67672 • N477JS (2)



55-0704 #1606 US Army. L-20 No. 606. Command A-7. Delivered 11-Jun-1956. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

55-0704 Stored at MASDC., Davis Monthan AFB., AZ. 13-Jan-1972 to 06-Feb-1976. PCN (Product Control Number) HS070.

Note: Purchased by Hillcrest at the Davis Monthan auction sale on 29-Jan-1976 for $27,000US. Total time 7,505.7 hours. Engine 6,033.7 hours. Sold as providing “no reasonable potential for normal certification”. Comment at sale included: Engine clean, two rear data plates, average condition.

N67672 Hillcrest Aircraft, Lewiston, ID. Regd 06-Feb-1976.

Certificate date: 20-May-1982.

N67672 Hubbard Broadcasting Inc., St. Paul, MN. Regd 20-Non-1984. On USCAR at 02-Mar-1990 & 29-Feb-1992.

N67672 Aircraft Guaranty Corporation Trustee, Houston, TX. Regd Sep-1993. On USCAR at 01-Oct-1994.

N67672 Operated by Theobald O. Stripp, Niedernberg, Germany. Circa 1995.

Accident: Near Biscarrosse, France. 26-May-1995. Whilst landing on a lake, aircraft was substantially damaged when the right wing dragged and the aircraft submerged. Pilot received serious injuries. NTSB report NYC95WA234.

N67672 Custom Fire Apparatus Inc.,Oseolas, WI. Regd 14-Sep-1998.

Note: Rebuilt at Wipaire, South St. Paul / Fleming Field, Jan-2005.

N67672 Wipaire, Inver Grove, MN. Regd 06-Feb-2006 and 19-Apr-2006. Canx 01-Sep-2006.

N67672 James E. Schuster, Fond Du Lac, WI. Regd 05-Sep-2006. Canx 13-Oct-2006.

N477JS (2) James E. Schuster, Fond du Lac, WI. Re regd 05-Sep-2006.

N477JS (2) Comanche Fighters LLC., Houston TX. Regd 24-Sep-2012.

N930SF Comanche Fighters LLC., Houston, TX. Res’d 11-Jul-2012. Regd 24-Sep-2012.