• For Sale
  • 1947
  • N9117R
  • NAV-4-960
  • Taylor, Texas (T74), TX USA

45000 $45,000 USD

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  • For Sale
  • 1947
  • N9117R
  • NAV-4-960
  • Taylor, Texas (T74), TX USA

Harold Kennedy


2421 Butler National Dr

Pflugervile, TX 78660 USA

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General Specs (cont.)


766 SMOH




Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

1947 Navion, 3280 TTAF, 766 SMOH, NEW Garmin GTX-335 Transponder w/ADS-B, Garmin GNC-300XL IFR GPS/Com, Valcom 760 Com, King KN-53 Nav/GS, King KI-209A VOR/LOC/GS, PS Eng PMA-4000 Intercom, Fresh Annual.

Avionics / Equipment

Garmin GNC-300XL IFR GPS/Com
Valcom 760 Com
King KN-53 Nav w/GS
King KI-209A VOR/LOC/GS Indicator
PS Engineering PMA-4000 4-place Intercom
NEW Garmin GAE-12 Encoding Altimeter
NEW Garmin GTX-335 Transponder w/ADS-B out


3280 Hours Total Time Airframe
Palo Alto Tail Mod
Cleveland Wheels & Brakes
American Navion Society Rear Step Mod
Wing Root Air Vent System
Muffler Shroud Heat System (No separate gas heater with reoccurring or expensive AD Note)
Windshields Replaced 1982

Engines / Mods / Prop

Continental E-185-9 Engine
Serial No. 6026-D-1-7B
1468 Hours Since New
766 Hours SMOH
Downdraft Cooling Kit with Cowl Flaps
Reiff Oil Sump Heater
New Hoses 6/2011
Hartzell HCA2V20-4AI Prop only 726 Hours SNEW
Modified to "MV" Prop 3/2000

Interior / Exterior

New Interior, January 2019
Three layers of Confr Foam was used for the seat bottoms and two layers in the seat backs for comfort and safety.  Leather in two shades of gray, light and dark was used for the seat bottom and back cushions and a matching dark gray vinyl was used for the seat bases and side panels.  New matching headliner in a light off white color and new carpet in charcoal.  All products were burn tested for aircraft use.


April 2020 Annual, Next due May 1, 2021
Recent Starter, Generator and Fuel Pump replaced/overhauled

Military Warbird, L-17C
Originally USAF Serial Number 47-1322
1954 Sent to Japan and returned to USA
1958 Assigned to the North Carolina Wing of the Civil Air Patrol
1960 Registered with FAA as N9117R, Serial Number NAV-4-960

All Logs Since 1960 after USAF
No Known Damage History 

Hangared in Taylor, TX (T74) Austin, TX area

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