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1960 Focke Wulf P 149 D
  • Total Time: 3880 hrs.
  • Engine: BMW/ Lycoming geared GO-480 B1A6
    6-cylinder, horizontally opposed, 270 H.P.
    186 hrs. SMOH by Columbia
  • Prop: Piaggio P-1033 G/4 DA
    3-blade, constant speed
    175 hrs. SPOH
  • Next Annual Due: June, 2008
1960 Focke Wulf  P  149  D
Photos: Exterior1 Exterior2 Exterior3
Panel Interior1 Interior2

The folks down at my local bank have financed lots of the planes I've sold.  They are fair and easy to deal with, and I hope you'll give them a chance to finance a plane for you.
• NAT AMS 41 Audio Panel • KR 22 Marker Beacon • Dual King KX 155 Nav/Com with 209 GlideslopeIindicator • Terra TN 200D Nav/TX 760D Com • Original Becker ADF • Northstar M1A Loran • King KT 76A Transponder with altitude encoder • 4-place intercom

Equipment & Features:
• 4-Place, All Metal, Retractable Gear • Dual Throttle Quadrants and Control Sticks • 4-Point Restraints. • Aerobatic +6 g -3g

Many systems have been upgraded, while trying to keep the original military look. The plane has had a Cleveland wheel/brake conversion to Beechcraft Baron wheels and tires, and a nosegear conversion to a Beechcraft Bonanza wheel and tire. The owner added a spin-on direct mount full-flow oil filter, OAT probe, ELT, Whelen strobe/rotating beacon, and cockpit Halon fire extinguisher mounted on a floor bracket. The engine compartment extinguisher is also Halon. There are separate pilot and co-pilot flight control instruments.

Dimensions / Weights:
• Wingspan 36 ft 6 in • Length 28 ft 9 in • Height 9 ft 6 in • Empty weight 2557 lb • Max gross weight 4004 lb

Fuel Consumption / Capacity:
• Cruise 17.9 gph • Loiter 13.9 gph • Capacity 62.4 gallons

• Maximum Speed 192 mph at sea level • Cruise speed 168 mph at 7500 ft • Stall speed 59 mph (max gross weight, full flaps) • Rate of climb 980 fpm • Service ceiling 19,800 ft • Range 680 miles

In 1990, the plane was stripped and painted by Grand Strand Air Services in North Myrtle Beach, NC. Camouflage paint scheme (Jet-Glo) with New German Air Force markings. New windshield and canopy glass. The plane has been hangared at least since 1990.

New Leather Seat Covers and Side Panels In 1990.

Designed and manufactured by Piaggio & Co., in Genoa, Italy (first 72 aircraft) and under license by Focke-Wulf GmbH in Bremen, Germany (194 aircraft), between 1957 and 1960.

Used as a primary trainer by the New German Luftwaffe (training schools WS-10, 30 and 50) into the 1980's. All fighter, fighter-bomber, reconnaissance, and two of the transport wings also received several aircraft for liaison, and communications and instrument training purposes.

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Updated November 8, 2007

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