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EAA Warbirds magazine article

The Sept /Oct 2022 EAA Warbirds Magazine had a good article on the Birddog. EAA Warbird Article   

September 7th, 2022|Comments Off on EAA Warbirds magazine article


Congratulations to IBDA member winners at Oshkosh 2022. Best L-19 Oshkosh Winner    Minard and Janice Thompson Silver Wrench       -         Minard Thompson Best L-Bird        -           Bob Stoney Judges Choice        -       Ted  Carter 40 Year Service Award   -    Mike Weinfurter

August 31st, 2022|Comments Off on 2022 OSHKOSH WINNERS!!!!


WAAAM FLY-IN in Hood River Oregon is on Sept 10&11. Birddogs are meeting at Lane and Betsy Smith's airstrip in White Salmon, WA across the river from Hood River. If you plan on attending, rsvp to Betsy and Lane Smith (541)520-2801. They will have more advisory info. The plan is for all Birddogs to fly in to theWAAAM FLY-IN together so we can park next to each other. Also see the WAAAM website (www.waamuseum.org) more event

August 24th, 2022|Comments Off on WAAAM FLY-IN OREGON

Historic Stories and films request

Got this via email. Don't know the folks but I any of you are interested: My name is Margaret Champagne, and I am with the film production company Lou Reda Productions. Since 1983, Lou Reda Productions has worked hard to preserve and share America’s military history through film. The company has been a longtime collaborator with networks including the History Channel and National Geographic, producing high-quality, non-fiction programming. Currently, we are hoping to be in pre-production for

August 3rd, 2022|Comments Off on Historic Stories and films request


We have some manuals that are in a searchable PDF format available on thumb drives. They are not in the merchandise section yet. Contact Troy Cobb at  tc4L19@hotmail.com and will figure how to get to you. Will be same 20$ as the others. Thanks to Bob Stoney for putting these together.

June 13th, 2022|Comments Off on SEARCHABLE MANUALS ON THUMB DRIVE

FAA Airworthiness Directive F&M oil filter adapter

FYI Guys Notice to owner/operator members:The FAA has finally flipped the switch on the AD for the gasket on the F&M oil filter adapters for a ton of engines - including the Birddogs’ O-470-11s and O-470-15s. Many of our Birddogs have the F&M (now Tempest/Stratus) brand of adapters. If you use screw-on Champion-type oil filters, you probably have one of the affected adapters. AD requires replacement of the fiber gasket in the assembly with a

February 23rd, 2022|Comments Off on FAA Airworthiness Directive F&M oil filter adapter

Cessna L-19 Bird Dog Pilots Group on facebook

Be sure to check out Jonathan Elie's facebook group Cessna L-19 Bird Dog Pilots Group. He's our Facebook guru and has some good stuff showing up. https://www.facebook.com/groups/328778504339776/  

April 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Cessna L-19 Bird Dog Pilots Group on facebook


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