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Aeronca PC-3

Aeronca PC-3

Service History for:
A-614 C-3 2PCLM Landplane NC-15287, NC15287, N15287

1930s:

  • 18 Nov 35 Date of manufacture
  • 13 Dec 35 Sold to J B Plosser, Grand Central Air Terminal, Glendale, California, E-113C engine msn A-1119 fitted
  • 13 Dec 35 Application by J B Plosser for Commercial Aircraft License NC-15287, lien granted to Aeronca
  • 14 Dec 35 Inspected by DoC and approved for issue of original Commercial License
  • [14 Dec] 35 Commercial Aircraft License NC-15287 issued to J B Plosser, 15.5” streamline wheels with brakes fitted at a net increase in weight of 8lbs, weights recorded as 570lbs empty, 984lbs gross, lien granted to Aeronca, to expire 15 Dec 36
  • 29 Jul 36 Accident
  • 6 Aug 36 New front spar fitted and spliced rear spar and five ribs repaired in left wing
  • 22 Aug 36 Inspected and approved by DoC after repairs completed, 569 hours flown
  • 7 Dec 36 Accident
  • 22 Dec 36 Lien satisfied
  • 24 Mar 37 Front spar, six full ribs and 11 nose ribs replaced in left wing, leading edge replaced, aileron repaired
  • 26 Mar 37 Inspected and approved by DoC after repairs completed and for renewal of Aircraft License, 684 hours flown
  • [26 Mar] 37 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 renewed, to expire 1 Apr 38
  • 15 Jun 37 Sold to Floyd A Miller, 511-A Ruberta St., Glendale, California
  • 21 Jun 37 Reassignment Application by Floyd A Miller for Commercial License NC15287
  • [21 Jun] 37 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 issued to Floyd A Miller, to expire 1 Apr 38
  • 11 Sep 37 Steerable tail wheel fitted
  • 24 Mar 38 Sold to Robert Anthony Trennert, 6123 South Harcourt St., Los Angeles, California
  • 24 Mar 38 Inspected by DoC and approved for renewal of Commercial License, 403 hours flown
  • [24 Mar] 38 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 renewed, Floyd A Miller now addressed at 1140 West 27th Street, Los Angeles, California, to expire 1 Apr 39
  • 30 Jun 38 Reassignment Application by Robert Anthony Trennert for Commercial License NC15287
  • [30 Jun] 38 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 issued to Robert Anthony Trennert, to expire 1 Apr 39
  • 11 Jul 38 Sold to Charles H Babb, 1140 Airway, Glendale, California for US$500
  • 27 Oct 38 Reassignment Application by Charles H Babb for Commercial License NC15287
  • [27 Oct] 38 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 issued to Charles H Babb, to expire 1 Apr 39
  • 13 Mar 39 Inspected by CAA and approved for renewal of Commercial License, 424 hours flown
  • [13 Mar] 39 Commercial Aircraft License NC15287 renewed, to expire 1 Apr 40
  • 18 Mar 39 Sold to Donald John Quinliven and Harold Earl Dyer, 1219 Sherman Street, Corcoran, California
  • 29 Jul 39 Application for Registration and Commercial Aircraft Certificate NC15287 by Don J Quinliven and H E Dyer, in partnership, 424 hours flown, E-113C engine msn A-1193 fitted, lien granted to Pacific Discount Corporation
  • [29 Jul] 39 Commercial Registration-Airworthiness Certificate NC15287 issued to Don J Quinliven and H E Dyer, to expire 1 Apr 40

1940s:

  • 30 Apr 40 Rear fuselage bay right hand side diagonal member replaced
  • 11 Mar 40 Lien released
  • 8 May 40 Inspected by CAA and approved for renewal of Commercial License, 551 hours flown
  • [8 May] 40 Commercial Registration-Airworthiness Certificate NC15287 renewed, to expire 15 May 41
  • 22 Jan 41 Sold to Charles Bernard Johnson, Box 1136, Tulare, California, lien granted to Dwight W Mefford
  • 30 Apr 41 Application for Registration NC15287 by Charles Bernard Johnson
  • 3 May 41 Lien released
  • 3 May 41 Sold to Gerard Fiore and Elmer R Ringer, Palace Hotel, Visalia, California
  • 3 May 41 Application for Registration NC15287 by Gerard Fiore and Elmer R Ringer, in partnership
  • 4 Jun 41 Aircraft Registration Certificate No. 15287 issued to Gerard Fiore and Elmer R Ringer
  • 25 Jun 41 Inspected by CAA and Aircraft Airworthiness Certificate issued, to expire 25 Jun 42, weights recorded as 570lbs empty, 1006lbs gross, approved for visual contact day flying, unlimited distance
  • 25 Jun 41 Aircraft Airworthiness Certificate No. 15287 issued by CAA
  • 4 Sep 41 Sold to Tom J Davis, 315 East Main St., Visalia, California
  • 4 Sep 41 Application for Registration NC15287 by Tom J Davis
  • 6 Oct 41 Aircraft Registration Certificate No. 15287 issued to Thomas J Davis
  • [43] Authorization for Specific Transactions in Restricted Commodities issued by War Production Board approving the sale to Joe Silvas, PO Box 256, Port Hueneme, California for US$175
  • 1 Mar 43 Sold to J P Silvas, PO Box 256, Hueneme, California for US$175
  • 9 Apr 43 Application for Registration NC15287 by J P Silvas
  • 19 Jul 43 Aircraft Registration Certificate No. 15287 issued to J P Silvas
  • 27 Apr 45 Sold to Theodore Jenks, 1248 Welton Way, Inglewood, California
  • 30 Apr 45 Reassignment Application by Theodore Jenks for registration NC15287
  • 25 Sep 45 Aircraft Registration Certificate No. 15287 issued to Theodore Jenks
  • 15 Nov 45 Sold to Glenn M Stewart, 8339 Gonzaga Ave., Los Angeles 45, California
  • 14 Dec 45 Reassignment Application by Glenn M Stewart for registration NC15287
  • 27 May 46 Aircraft Registration Certificate No. 15287 issued to Glenn M Stewart
  • 15 Sep 47 Sold to Homer J Norton, 7538 Remmet Ave., Canoga Park, California for US$150
  • [47] Reassignment Application by Homer J Norton, student pilot, for registration NC15287
  • 23 Jun 48 Sold to Paul L Moore, 1031 Celis St., San Fernando, California for US$95

1950s:

  • 27 Apr 54 Sold to Wallace Heller Bertram, 1635 Don Carlos Avenue, Glendale 8, California
  • 30 Apr 54 Application for Registration N15287 by Wallace Heller Bertram
  • 1 Jun 54 Certificate of Registration N15287 issued to Wallace Heller Bertram
  • 28 Dec 55 Wings repaired, all surfaces re-varnished, all formers and stringers replaced on fuselage
  • 28 Dec 55 Inspected by CAA and found airworthy, to expire 28 Dec 56, 740 hours flown, E-113C engine msn A-1440 fitted
  • 20 Oct 59 Sold to Lee Grismer, Orange County Airport, Santa Ana, California
  • 12 Nov 59 Application for Registration N15287 by Lee Grismer
  • 1 Dec 59 Certificate of Registration N15287 issued to Lee Grismer

1960s:

  • 22 Jan 60 Sold to Air Service of California, 6741 Airport Road, Riverside, California
  • 22 Jan 60 Application for Registration N15287 by Air Service of California
  • 5 Apr 60 Certificate of Registration N15287 issued to Air Service of California
  • 23 Apr 60 Sold to Joel A Whitehurst, PO Box 1005, Los Banos, California
  • 23 Jun 60 Application for Registration N15287 by Joel A Whitehurst
  • 3 Aug 60 Certificate of Registration N15287 issued to Joel A Whitehurst
  • 4 Nov 68 Sold to Alan D Baumbach and Carolyn E Baumbach, 23450 Ravensbury Ave., Los Altos Hills, California 94022
  • 29 Dec 68 Application for Aircraft Registration N15287 by Alan D Baumbach and Carolyn E Baumbach, as co-owners

2000s:

  • 30 Nov 10 Letter from FAA to Gregory Baumbach reminding him that the documents previously received for registration were incomplete
  • 7 Jun 11 Assignment of Registration N15287 cancelled by FAA
  • 7 Jun 11 Letter from FAA to Gregory Baumbach, now addressed at 4810 Tipton Ct., Union City, California 94587, reminding him to complete the registration process
  • 22 Feb 12 Aircraft Registration Application by Gregory Baumbach for N15287
  • 30 Mar 12 The share held by the late Carolyn E Baumbach sold to Alan D Baumbach as her heir-at-law
  • 30 Mar 12 Sold to Gregory A Baumbach, 4810 Tipton Ct., Union City, California 94587
  • 23 Apr 12 Internal FAA note that a Prior Record Search had been done and the registration had been re-instated as N15287
  • [12] Sold to Nichols Family Trust, 13470 Dalewood St., Baldwin Park, California 91706
  • 30 May 12 Aircraft Registration Application by Nichols Family Trust for N15287
  • 12 May 15 Aircraft Registration Renewal Application for N15287 by Nichols Family Trust [to expire 18]
  • 2 Jul 18 Aircraft Registration Certificate issued to Nichols Family Trust, to expire 31 Jul 21
  • [31 Jul 21] Aircraft Registration N15287 renewed, to expire 31 Jul 24