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Wittman Tailwind

High Wing - Steel Tube, Wood, Fabric


Wittman Tailwind

Kit/Plans:

Aircraft Spruce WEST
Administrative Offices and Main Warehouse
225 Airport Circle
Corona, CA 92880

Yahoo Map: Click Here
Tel: 951-372-9555
Fax: 951-372-0555
Toll Free: 800-824-1930
E-mail us by clicking here
Avionics Specialist: 800-826-3160

Website: http://www.aircraft-spruce.com

Tailwind Metal Wing:
Plans from:
Callbie Wood
RR1, Box 330
Wilson, N.C. 22896-8109

Telephone: 919-243-6708

Composite parts for the Tailwind:
Carbon Fiber Composites
Brian Alley
101 Caroline Circle
Hurricane, WV 25526

Telephone: 304-562-6800

Email: n320wt@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.carbonfibercomposites.net

Newsletter:
Jerry Hey
J-Wind Designs
3790 S 600 W
Albion, IN 46701

Telephone: 260-799-4352

Email: j-winddesigns@thegrid.net
Website: http://www.j-winddesigns.com

Articles in EAA and related publications:

Year Month Page Magazine Article
2009 04 36 Sport Aviation The Wittman W-10 Tailwind: One Fast Homebuilt! By Sparky Barnes Sargent 7 pg w/performance numbers
2007 11 89 Sport Aviation Achieving the Impossible: Tireless effort makes dream come true by Dana Heimos, Jim Rust Aircraft 4 pg
2003 05 18 Sport Aviation Tailwind Group to Celebrate Aircraft’s 50th Anniversary at EAA AirVenture (1/3 pg)
2002 04 35 Experimenter Safety Programs: Update from Headquarters (3 ½ pgs)
2000 11 84 Sport Aviation Tailwind #522, a W-8, Wm Lobet, Nimes, France, photo & caption
96 02 07 Sport Aviation NTSB Releases Findings on Wittman Accident
95 06   Sport Aviation HOTLINE-Steve Wittman accident
94 06 58 Sport Aviation Wittman W10 ac performance report
94 02 99 Sport Aviation Batchelder Tailwind built in 2.5 years
94 01 101 Sport Aviation Alkire Tailwind w/0235, 150mph
93 10 111 Sport Aviation See Tailwind restoration
93 09 C16 Sport Aviation McKenna w/0-235
93 06 31 Sport Aviation McKenna 115hp TW
93 03 12 Sport Aviation Newsletter available
93 01 05 Sport Aviation STOL Buttercup mod
92 10 11 Sport Aviation Buttercup being rebuilt w/new wing tips
92 02 34 Sport Aviation Thiessen & Clemont W-10's
91 12 06 Sport Aviation Flying Characteristics letter re: Wood ac
91 09 33 Sport Aviation Wood Taperwing Tailwind
91 07 95 Sport Aviation Robbins Tailwind photo only
91 06 28 Sport Aviation Don Wood's Taperwing Tailwind - photo & short note
90 12 94 Sport Aviation Liberti Tailwind with 0235C1 photo only
90 06 61 Sport Aviation Powell '56 Tailwind - w/C85 w8 n24kp - 2pgs
89 06 36 Sport Aviation Harwood C-90 Tailwind - Built in 1959
88 01 61 Sport Aviation Prototype Tailwind Being Restored
87 05 47 Sport Aviation Werhan 0-300 Tailwind - 4 Years After w10,7"larger,slightly larger Htail.
86 04 89 Sport Aviation Massey 0-200 Tailwind photo only
86 01 9 Sport Aviation INAV to Market Parts
85 09 55 Sport Aviation [Picture only] - What our members are building.
84 03 46 Sport Aviation Werhan 0-300 powered Tailwind
82 10 15,25 Sport Aviation Steve Bornstein's Olds-powered Tailwind [Picture only]
82 10 25 Sport Aviation Thiessen reserved Grand Champ
80 07 46 Sport Aviation Big X Restored
80 03 36 Sport Aviation Owen Tailwind - [Picture Only]
79 06 52 Sport Aviation Tailwind with Lyc. 0-235 & Prop Extension [Picture only]
78 04 06 Sport Aviation Wittman Forced Landing in Olds-powered Tailwind [accident note only]
78 02 47 Sport Aviation Wittman's Olds-powered Tailwind
77 06 18 Sport Aviation Graham Tailwind [Picture only]
77 02 28 Sport Aviation Saab Analyzes Tailwind Eaupear letter
73 04 26 Sport Aviation Tuts' Tailwind w8 - 1 color pix & 6 b&w
70 02 05 Sport Aviation Varnell's Tailwind b&w pictures-w8, 1 page
69 12 30 Sport Aviation Tailwind Seminar Steve on CG, etc
69 05 10 Sport Aviation Ruehring Tailwind photo only
69 01 20 Sport Aviation Report on Jerry Varnell's "Tailwind"
68 08 38 Sport Aviation There I was...Minding my Own Business constr.photos
67 12 38 Sport Aviation Stevenson "Windstreak" (all metal version of the Tailwind)
67 10 04 Sport Aviation Tollefsrud "Tailwind" w-8, 2+pages 4b&w photos
67 07 29 Sport Aviation On the Wings of Mercury x-c in Tailwind
67 02 47 Sport Aviation Occhipinti Tailwind has Retractable Landing Gear
67 01 29 Sport Aviation Attention Aircraft Owners & Builders
66 09 30 Sport Aviation "Tailwind" + Tailwind Could Do It-has 2pgs-4 b&w pictures
66 09 45 Sport Aviation Hinge Alignment - Back Cover Photo Bud Harwood's Tailwind
66 04 19 Sport Aviation Tileston's Tiger Teaser 3 pages, -7 b&w pictures-full span flaperons W-8
65 02 19 Sport Aviation Landing Gear Material (Steel Wittman-Type)
65 01 28 Sport Aviation The "Big X" in Texas
64 11 16 Sport Aviation Tailwind Wing Fitting Tool
64 05 35 Sport Aviation Education through Error - Position of Inspection Hole Opening on Wing
64 04 39 Sport Aviation Trailing Edge Material Manufacture
63 11 37 Sport Aviation A Bountiful Measure of Pleasure Copies in Library above line
63 07 11 Sport Aviation The "T-Bird" Tailwinds
62 12 34 Sport Aviation Eyeball Engineer on the Tailwind Gear - How to Line it Up
62 06 32 Sport Aviation Gear Jack Pad
62 01 6 Sport Aviation A Recipe for Wood-Root Receptacles, for a Tight Fit
61 11 18 Sport Aviation Clean Can Be Mean - Flight Techniques
61 05 21 Sport Aviation Out of the Cellar...And Into the Skies
61 01 31 Sport Aviation Gene Slades' "Southern Star"
60 02 12 Sport Aviation Landing Gear Fairings for the Tailwind
59 06 5 Sport Aviation Tailwind for Two
59 04 10 Sport Aviation Applying Plywood Wing Skin
59 02 30 Sport Aviation Lane Tailwind - C90
58 11 4 Sport Aviation Steve Wittman's New Tailwind
56 10 3 Sport Aviation Flight-Measured Aerodynamics of Tailwind
56 03 6 Sport Aviation Tailwind with 125 hp
55 12 11 Sport Aviation A Flight in the Tailwind
55 08 10 Sport Aviation Wittman W-8 (Line Drawing)
55 05 9 Sport Aviation Inside Look at Tailwind
55 03 2 Sport Aviation Wittman's Latest Project - Flying Carpet
54 02 1 Sport Aviation Tailwind First Homebuilt Certified to Carry Non-Revenue Passengers
53 08 05 Sport Aviation Preview of Flying Carpet (Tailwind) Steve Bornstein, 475 East North Broadway, Columbus, Ohio 43214

As a member benefit, you can obtain a copy of an EAA-published magazine article listed above, free of charge, by calling EAA Membership Services at 1-800-564-6322. Please have the name of the magazine, year, month and page number ready when calling to make a request. Sorry, we cannot provide reprints of non-EAA magazine articles.

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