1963 CHAMPION LANCER 402


  • For Sale
  • 1963
  • CHAMPION LANCER 402
  • N9957Y
  • 402-13
  • Cheyenne, WY USA

79000 $79,000 USD
Two for the price of one!

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  • For Sale
  • 1963
  • CHAMPION LANCER 402
  • N9957Y
  • 402-13
  • Cheyenne, WY USA

General Specs (cont.)

650

245 SMOH

245 SMOH

245 SMOH

245 SMOH

640 lb

Used

1997

1997

BTH

2

Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

Pair of rare 1963 Champion 402 Lancers - The "Twin Champ".  Build Multi-Engine Time In The Least Expensive Certified Twin, Or Simply Appreciate Its Historical Significance And Take It To Airshows.

Avionics / Equipment

Com radio Icom IC-A200
Transponder inop.

Airframe

Ground-up restoration in 1997; refreshed 2019-2020.
New tires, tubes, battery, hardware, more.
Recent polish and touch-up paint.
Upgraded Cleveland brakes.
Wing flaps, rugged gear and large tires allow ease of use on unimproved strips.
Overall easy to fly - cruises about 110 mph.
Some paint cracking on nose cone.

I can deliver these aircraft for expenses.

Engines / Mods / Prop

Continental O-200-A, 100 hp each.
Engine cowlings currently being professionally refinished.

Interior / Exterior

Very clean and original.
Cockpit setup is unique with overhead engine controls, switches in wing root panels, yoke control in the front and stick in the back.
Landing gear control switch to simulate gear retraction/extension.

Remarks

Serial #13: N9957Y  A beautiful flying example. Total fuel flow 10 gph and designed simply for ease of maintenance.  This is a true "composite" aircraft: aluminum wing spars, steel tube frame, wood formers, fabric covering, and fiberglass nose and engine cowlings.  Parts acquisition is not a problem with thousands of O-200s produced and Lancer shares many parts with Champs/Citabrias.
Only 26 Lancers were produced. Currently, only 9 on the FAA register and only 4 are airworthy.
Included in purchase - many original factory design drawings.
Serial #22. N9927Y  Restore it or use for parts.  Nearly complete (missing rear seat), very original project.  Includes rare original back seat instrument panel.  Disassembled in 2018 and stored in heated garage.  Steel tube airframe appears to be in good condition, however, tail control surfaces have extensive corrosion.  Also, some corrosion on the underside of inboard metal part of wings.  Original logs missing.  Ground up restoration needed.  TTAE estimated 657 hours.
Please note: With original O-200 engines the Lancer is not well suited to high and hot operations.  Performance is similar to a stock Cessna 150.  With inop engine descent rate is 250 fpm.  Due to fixed pitch props and fixed gear, it is best to get a multi-engine rating in another plane first, then build multi time in the Twin Champ for about $50 per hour (direct operating costs).

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