THURSTON TSC-1A TEAL # 1

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N1968S Photo: Tom Beck

N1968S
Eagles Nest, Florida
03 November 2007
Photo: Tom Beck

Aircraft Data

Manufacturer: Thurston Aircraft Corporation; Sanford, Maine, USA.
Model: TSC-1A/1 Teal
Type Certificate No: A15EA
Serial Number: 1
Manufacturing Date: 1968-??-??
Engine:

Avco Lycoming O-320-A3B 150 hp @ 2700 RPM

Remarks: Converted from Model TSC-1A to Model TSC-1A1 with the installation of wing fuel tanks.  Modified with extended wings and tailplane.
Mode S code: 50300766
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
N1968T 1968-??-?? Manufacturing Date, built at Sanford Airport, Maine.
1968-??-?? Registered on US CAR to Thurston Aircraft Corporation, Sanford, Maine, USA.
1968-??-?? US Experimental C of A issued.
1968-06-?? First flight by test pilot Young? from Sanford Airport, Maine, USA.
1968-??-?? First water landing and water take off.
1972-01-28 Aircraft Registration Application. Schweizer Aircraft Corporation; PO Box 147, Elmira, New York 14902, USA.
1972-02-24 C of R issued.
Schweizer Aircraft Corporation; PO Box 147, Elmira, New York 14902, USA.
1972-06-26 Aircraft Registration Application.  John H. Osgood & John C. Macone, Jr.; c/o Sugarbush Soaring, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1972-07-21 Aircraft Bill of Sale.  Seller: Ernest Schweizer; Schweizer Aircraft Corporation. / Purchaser: John H. Osgood & John C. Macone, Jr.; c/o Sugarbush Soaring, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1972-08-10 C of R issued.
John H. Osgood & John C. Macone, Jr.; c/o Sugarbush Soaring, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1973-05-17 Aircraft Bill of Sale.  Seller: John H. Osgood & John C. Macone, Jr. / Purchaser: David H. Couch; Sugarbush Air Service, Box 68, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1973-05-17 Application for Aircraft Registration.  David H. Couch; Sugarbush Air Service, Box 68, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1973-06-28 C of R issued.
David H. Couch; Sugarbush Air Service, Box 68, Waitsfield, Vermont 05673, USA.
1973-11-14 Aircraft Bill of Sale.  Seller: David H. Couch. / Purchaser: Addison W. Austin; 51 West Avenue, PO Box 680, South Norwalk, Connecticut 06856.
1973-11-14 Aircraft Registration Application.  Addison W. Austin; 51 West Avenue, PO Box 680, South Norwalk, Connecticut 06856.
1973-11-27 C of R issued.
Addison W. Austin; 51 West Avenue, PO Box 680, South Norwalk, Connecticut 06856.
1974-05-26 Aircraft Bill of Sale.  Seller: Addison W. Austin. / Purchaser: Admil Inc.; Stan Swiderski, 1415 Lakeshore Drive, Clermont, Florida 32711, USA.
1974-05-26 Aircraft Registration Application.  Admil Inc.; Stan Swiderski, 1415 Lakeshore Drive, Clermont, Florida 32711, USA.
1974-07-31 Cancelled from US CAR as sold to Canada.
C-GREE 1974-??-?? Registered on Canadian CAR.
????-??-?? Robert N. Baldwin; 21 Munsie Street S, Cayuga, Ontario N0A 1E0, Canada.
1987-07-16 C of R cancelled.  Sale reported to Canadian CAR.
1990-12-13 C of R issued.
William B. T. Thorkelson; 12 Kevin Crescent, Thornton, Ontario L0L 2N0, Canada.
1991-03-14 C of R cancelled.  Sale reported to Canadian CAR.
1991-03-20 C of R issued.
Oxford Air Services Limited; Thomas H. Martindale; RR#2, Springfield, Ontario N0L 2J0, Canada.
1992-10-21 Cancelled from Canadian CAR.  Exported to USA.
N1968S 1992-10-22 Hugh J. Donahue; Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA.  
1992-11-19 C of A issued.  
1993-10-31 Registration pending to: Mark W. Elliott; Coral Gables, Florida, USA.
1994-03-24 Mark W. Elliott; Coral Gables, Florida, USA.
1998-02-03 Destroyed by tornado at Miami International Airport.
1999-05-05 Per Aanonsen; Flagler Beach, Florida, USA.
2003-??-?? Rebuild completed by Per Aanonsen.
   
  Sources: FAA Aircraft Registry
Per Aanonsen
Gary Larson

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Teal prototype1968
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Teal prototype1968
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Teal prototype1968
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After hit by tornado, March 1998
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After hit by tornado, March 1998
Photo: Per Aanonsen

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After hit by tornado, March 1998
Photo: Per Aanonsen

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