c/n 781

N48108 based at Watsonville - WVI, California.
Photo: John Wegg © May 1986 - Ian MacFarlane Collection - Aird Archives
Photo: Dennis Newell © Circa 1986
N48108 at Watsonville - WVI, California.
Photo: Wim Zwakhals © 08 June 1983
53-7959 at Vung Tau, Vietnam.
Photo: Col. Sam Conley Jr. © Late 1962

c/n 781




53-7959 US Army #1500. L-20 No: 501. Command A-4. Delivered 11-Apr-1955. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

53-7959 Stored at MASDC, Davis Monthan AFB., AZ. 30-Jun-1972 to 03-Jun-1975. PCN (Product Control Number) HS179.

N48108 Wings of Christ International, Waco, TX. Regd Feb-1976.

N48108 Pete E. Bloomfield, Shelton, WA. Regd Nov-1991. Query on date. See accident report. Perhaps 1981.

Accident: Chugiak, AK. 10-Jun-1988. Pilot in command (Pete Bloomfield) a certified mechanic, had completed work on removal and re-installation and rigging of ailerons. On lift off on first subsequent flight, the aircraft entered a roll after lift off and crashed. Investigation revealed controls on the left aileron were connected in reverse. Substantial damage to aircraft. Pilot received fatal injuries. ANC88FA067

N48108 Thomas E. McGuire, Anchorage, AK. On USCAR at 29-Feb-1992.

N48108 Ronald O & Janet L. Kakeldey, Anchorage, AK. Regd 21-Jul-1992. Canx on USCAR 08-Nov-2013.

Status unknown