Category Archives: AC-47 “Spooky” restoration

pt. 3 – AC-47 “Spooky” Flight to Urbana, OHIO

Before leaving Spooky, I took a picture of the firepower on the port side of the cabin. Visitors to the weekend veterans’ gathering would not be “touring” the inside. The first place were directed to park Big Bird was, on … Continue reading

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pt 2 -AC-47 “Spooky” Flight to Urbana, OHIO

I had just finished letting model club members know I would be absent from our meeting that night but the meeting room would be open for them, when Horizon Aviation’s all-around nice fellow and aircraft maintainer whiz kit Rusty, let … Continue reading

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AC-47 “Spooky” Flight to Urbana, Ohio

My friend Chuck Midyett shared the news about two weeks ago that he would be flying Spooky Squadron’s  AC-47 (recreation of a C-47 manufactured in 1943) to Urbana, OHIO in the week ahead and it would likely stop in Springfield, … Continue reading

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