Page 8

8

SUN ’n FUN Today - www.sun-n-fun.org

A rare bird By MEG GODLEWSKI When you think corporate airplane, the image of Gulfstreams and Citation jets may come to mind. But the folks at ComLine Pro had something else in mind: A 1969 Polish-built PZL. The PZL attracts a lot of attention because it’s so unusual, not PZL Greg Custer, who notes there are only about three in the United States. Most people don’t recognize the plane, he added. “It was built under license from Yakelov Aircraft. It’s been called a Wilga, a Beaver, you name it.” The PZL was designed to be a Short Takeoff and Land (STOL) aircraft. It sports a 360-hp MP3P supercharged radial engine and leading edge slats that allow it to takeoff and land just about anywhere. The high-wing taildragger can be found in the single-engine warbird parking area. You can find ComLine Pro in Hangar D in the Head Sets Inc. booth.

Is pilot and passenger safety your No.1 priority? We can can help you enhance the safety of your Affordable, reliable and portable lighting products for runway, taxiway, threshold, barricade and obstruction. Lighting designed for remote locations without access to mains power. A turnkey lighting solution with a low total cost of ownership

AV7 0

$38 per

unit

Low maintenance and easy installation (cabling/trenching not requried) 3-year warranty Call TODAY to learn more about how the AV70 can reduce your safety risk for night landing and take-off. Avlite Systems 172 Lily Pond Road Gilford NH 03249

t: (603) 737 1310 e: info@avlite.com

is ju

st

9.00

www.avlite.com

April 1, 2012

April 1, 2012 SUN 'n FUN Today  

The April 1, 2012 edition of SUN 'n FUN Today produced daily during the show in Lakeland, Florida.