Fairchild Restoration Page 4
Our desire to restore our PT to it's original colors is finally being fulfilled. 
 
 

4-20-2007
Applying some of the graphics.

 

   
4-20-2007
Applying some of the graphics.
   
Volunteer Mike Jonas working on the Glare Panel (Top of Engine Cowl) 4/21/07
   
Volunteer Mike Jonas working on the Glare Panel (Top of Engine Cowl) 4/21/07
   
Front Quarter shot of her.
Things are progressing. 
Starboard Fuel Tank is in.
4/25/07
   
After 64 years, she is wearing her
original "nametag".  These markings match her original Air Corps markings from 1943.
4/25/07
   
Cleaning the landing gear struts.
4/25/07
   
Starboard Fuel Tank Installed
5/1/07
   
Installing the horizontal stabilizer and elevator.   5/6/07
   
Elevator installation
5/6/07
   
Horizontal & Vertical Stabilizers and Elevator installed. 5/7/07
   
Rudder installed 5/8/07
   
Rear metal fairings and rear part of turtledeck test fit. 5/9/07
   
Matt Wing doing final installation of rear fairings.  5/10/07
   
Detail shot of rudder/tail wheel pushrods and fairings. 5/10/07
   
Another detail shot of rear fairings. This one of the port side tail wheel access cover and tail wheel assembly. 5/10/07
   
#1 Canopies assembled and sitting on fuselage.  They are not permanently attached at this point, but they are together and ready to go.  5/11/07
   
#2
   
#3
   
#4