1928 DEHAVILLAND DH-60


  • For Sale
  • 1928
  • DEHAVILLAND DH-60
  • N60DX
  • 747
  • Milton, NY USA

89000 $89,000 USD
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Michael Maniatis

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  • For Sale
  • 1928
  • DEHAVILLAND DH-60
  • N60DX
  • 747
  • Milton, NY USA

Michael Maniatis

Michael

General Specs (cont.)

Used

Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

Own a piece of aviation history. For sale is this 1928 Gipsy Moth. The aircraft was built in England serial number 747. Lived most of it's life in Canada and brought to the US in 2015. Powered by the original Gipsy Two engine of 120hp with only 68 hours SMOH. Entire aircraft is in great condition and currently flying with next annual due October 2022. Aircraft located in NY state Hudson Valley about 1 1/2 hours north of NYC.

Avionics / Equipment

Radio antenna installed and used with hand held radio.

Airframe

Airframe was recovered in late 80's. Covering process is Ceconite with Randolf Dope finish.
Fuselage tail feathers and lower wings rejuvenated and repainted in 2020. Has Canadian brake system with differential braking on rudder bar and parking brake feature. Tailwheel is Canadian type and full swivel. All original 1928 instruments with inclinometer.
Additional ten Imperial gallon fuel tank located forward of front cockpit. Total fuel capacity is 31 Imperial gallons.

Engines / Mods / Prop

Gipsy Two engine with only 68 hours since major overhaul

Interior / Exterior

Nice interior with original instruments

Remarks

Airplane is in great condition overall must be seen to appreciate.  Stared in the movie "Amelia" and was the aircraft Hillary Swank sat in during the air race scene. Not sure if she actually flew it because I don't think she is a pilot.