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AUCTION - A piece of aviation history - a 1973 BEDE BD-5J! This iconic single-seat jet aircraft is a true gem for aviation enthusiasts and collectors alike. One of the original factory 4 and the only one currently flying. Built before their appearance in a James Bond movie, this BD-5J is a rare find. Whether you're a pilot seeking an exhilarating flying experience or a collector looking to own a piece of movie history, don't miss this opportunity to own a 1973 BEDE BD-5J. Contact us today to make your aviation dreams take flight! Auction Ends 3/7/2024 at 1:00PM EST. Please visit http://www.AircraftBidder.com for more information.
Avionics / Equipment
Microair 760 Transceiver
Terra Trt 250 Transponder
UAvioni Echo ADSB-Out
Terra AT 3000 Altitude Encoder
Total Time: 350
Condition Inspection Preformed June 2023
Left Strut and Nose Gear Damaged on Landing January 1974 – Repairs in Logbook
New Wings Installed after In Flight Incident August 1974. Positive G’s to Negative G’s.
Plane sat from 1977 to 2009 – Extensive work prior to return to service.
Engines / Mods / Prop
Installed December 2009
New O-Rings Installed June 2022
Time Before Replacement:
Turbine Wheel: 3,820
Impeller Shaft: 19,820
Coupling Shaft: 1,020
Interior / Exterior
Green and Black Fabric seat
Green with Black and White Accents
Original Factory 4, Only 1 Left Flying From Factory
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