68. Spars

Suppliers

Bygone Aviation

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Contact name: Matt Pettit

Oaklands Aerodrome,
Stonesfield,
Nr Witney,
Oxfordshire OX29 8DW,
England

Registered address:

Lowin House, Tregolls Road,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2NA, England.

Tel: None

Mobile (cell): 07961 308 243

Email: matt@bygoneaviation.com

Website: http://www.bygoneaviation.com

Description:

Bygone Aviation was established 12 years ago and its accomplishments include restorations of a Stampe SV4, a Bücker Jungmann and a Jungmeister. Current (04.14) projects include the completel restoration of Gipsy Moth G-AAZG to original condition. Bygone is anticipating BCAR Section A8 approvals and has enlarged workshop premises under construction (04.14)

Davidson Aeroworks

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Contact name: Neil Davidson

2135 St. Mary Lake Road,
Kimberley,
British Columbia V1A 3K4,
Canada

Tel: +1 250 427 7178

Fax: +1 250 427 7678

Email: peggneil@xplornet.com

Website: None

Description:

Davidson Aeroworks makes Tiger Moth and Gipsy Moth replacement wing, aileron, fin, rudder, elevator and tail plane spars, manufactured to original standards and complete with all blocking in place, all holes jig-drilled and ready to install. Davidson Aeroworks has a Transport Canada Specialised approval for the fabrication, repair and testing of aircraft wooden structures, which has permitted special procedures approval of components under other regulatory regimes.

Flying Restorations Ltd.

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Contact name: Steve Roberts, Martin Kimm

Shed 9,

Home Farm,

Old Warden Park,

Biggleswade,

Bedfordshire, SG18 9DU,

England

Tel: +44 7792 745 902

Mobile (cell): +44 7720 681 642

Email: flyingrestorers@aol.com

Website: None

Description:

In 2013, after 30 years as part of the famous SkySport team, Steve Roberts and Martin Kimm launched Flying Restorations to continue the antique aircraft services that made SkySport’s international reputation. Flying Restorations moved into new premises at Old Warden in 2020.

Hodge Air Services Ltd

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Contact name: David Hodgkinson

Unit 21, Thruxton Industrial Estate,
Thruxton Airfield, Thruxton
Hampshire, SP11 8PW,
England

Tel: +44 1732 822 686

Fax: +44 1732 822 686

Email: hodgeair@aol.com

Website: None

Description:

Hodge Air Services was founded in 1974 and specialises in wooden components. The company has extensive Moth experience, particularly Tiger Moth wings.

Luskintyre Aircraft Restorations

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Contact name: Matt Webber

Luskintyre Airfield,

252 Pywells Road,

Luskintyre,

Lochinvar, NSW 2321,

Australia

Tel: +61 2 4930 6221

Fax: +44 1328 830 232

Mobile (cell): +61 408 422 805

Email: matt@aircraftrestoration.com.au

Website: http://aircraftrestoration.com.au

Description:

Luskintyre Aircraft Restorations, once Windair and based on the private airfield of Luskintyre, continues a 40-year tradition as a major restorer and repairer of de Havilland aircraft. LAR sells new wood spars.

Max Aero Inc.

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Contact name: Marc Stamsta

Hartford Municipal Airport
Hartford, WI
USA

Tel: +1 262 490 8451

Email: maxaero.marc@gmail.com

Website: http://maxaero.net/aboutus.html

Description:

Max Aero specialises in wing kits, particularly for Howard, Fairchild and Waco aircraft. The company also makes and sells wooden wing spars to drawings

MK Aviation Services

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Contact name: Mike Souch

Durley Airstrip,
Hill Farm, Netherhill Lane,
Durley, Southampton,
SO32 2BP
England

Tel: +44 1489 789 829

Mobile (cell): 07792 772 730

Email: souch763@btinternet.com

Website: None

Description:

MK Aviation is the components business associated with the well known restorer of 1930s aeroplanes Aero Antiques. It offers parts for a wide range of antique aircraft including several of the Moth types.

Smith Tech Air

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Contact name: Stan Smith

North Shore Airfield,

Postman Road,

RD4 Albany,

Auckland,

New Zealand

Tel: +64 942 48759

Fax: +64 942 63735

Email: vintageaircraft@xtra.co.nz

Description:

Stan Smith is associated with many thirties and forties aircraft projects, including an Avro Cadet, a Miles Gemini and a Messenger, a Proctor V and several Austers.  He has also restored de Havilland types DH82, DH83, DH84 (ZK-AXI) and DH94 (ZK-AKM). Stan is currently rebuilding NZ’s earliest Tiger Moth, c/n DHNZ1 (6.08)

Vintage Aeroplane Repairs and Restoration

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Contact name: Martin Honeychurch

Denford Manor,

Hungerford,

Berkshire, RG17 0UN,

England

Tel: +44 1488 682 949

Email: None

Website: None

Description:

VARR continues in the superb craft tradition of the discontinued Newbury Aeroplane Co, with whom Martin Honeychurch collaborated for many years. An extensive experience of 1930s aircraft includes several Moth types.