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4-place composite, formerly the Wheeler Express


As of August, 1998, Express Aircraft is back in business and under new management:

Composite Aircraft Technology
148 Skyhawk Drive
Toledo, WA 98591
Phone: 360-864-6271
Website: www.compairtechllc.com/


The Express Link is a newsletter for builders and enthusiasts of the Wheeler Express and derivatives including the Express CT, Series 90 Express and Auriga. Started in 1992, the newsletter serves as an important source of information specific to Express construction and as a clearing house for acquiring and disposing of parts, supplies and equipment related to the design and its derivatives.

Articles in EAA and related publications:

Year Month Page Magazine Article
2003 12 25 Sport Aviation Express Aircraft Has New Owner (1/8 pg)
2003 06 65 Sport Aviation Turbo Express RG at Sun ‘n Fun 2003
2003 03 30 Sport Aviation Express 2000RG Makes First Flight (1/2 col)
2001 01 28 Sport Aviation First Builder Assist/Factory Finished Express Delivered to Jim and Kay Butler(paragraph)
2000 06 79 Sport Aviation Pailca Express, retractable gear (photo & caption only)
98 02 56 Sport Aviation Express (9pg w/color photos & diagrams)
95 02 51 Sport Aviation The Series 90: Express Design’s Latest Addition (7 page article with photos)
94 10 31 Sport Aviation New Express 90 w/larger tail
94 07 10 Sport Aviation Express Series 90, 3 view and caption
93 11 11 Sport Aviation Kit offered - bare bones
93 08 14 Sport Aviation EDI New Owner
93 02 96 Sport Aviation Warner Wheeler Express - 194 mph
92 12 12 Sport Aviation Express sold
91 06 14 Sport Aviation Express complies w/51% rule
90 11 105 Sport Aviation Wheeler Technologies Folds
90 09 09 Sport Aviation No. 2 Wheeler Express Prototype Crashes
90 06 106 Sport Aviation New Wheeler Flying with 6 Cyl. Continental
90 01 98 Sport Aviation Fixed Gear Wheeler, 300hp Retract
89 12 08 Sport Aviation Prototype Crashes
89 04 11,C Sport Aviation Fast Trackin' Wheeler Express
87 11 13 Sport Aviation 5 page article with 7 pictures (attached)
87 09 16 Sport Aviation Small picture of Wheeler Express and a note

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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