First Scheduled Performance of Aircraft Landing on a Pickup Truck
First Super Legend Landing on a Pickup Truck by Greg Koontz Airshows
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, MARCH 30, 2016 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the first scheduled performance of a Super Legend HP aircraft landing on a pickup truck. Greg Koontz Airshows will perform at Luke Air Force Base during its “75 Years of Airpower” airshow April 2–3, 2016. This will be the first public performance by Koontz as he lands the new Super Legend HP on top of a moving pickup truck.
The Super Legend HP is a stock aircraft that incorporates options specific to the airshow. These include a Smoking Airplanes 3.5 gallon smoke system and a larger step allowing easier access to the cabin. The Super Legend HP features a 180 horsepower Titan engine offering superb takeoff and climb performance. The Super Legend HP will be the featured aircraft in Greg Koontz’ “Alabama Boys / World’s Smallest Airport” airshow act throughout 2016. For a complete schedule visit http://www.gkairshows.com/Newsite/Airshows/Schedule.html.
Greg Koontz has been performing in airshows since 1974 when he was a member of Colonel Moser’s Flying Circus. Koontz credits having learned his maneuvers from “the best in the business,” retired Air Force Colonel Ernie Moser. Koontz has held his Level 1 SAC card, the highest rating allowing aerobatic flight below 250 feet AGL, since 1976.
American Legend Aircraft Company continues to be one of the most successful manufacturers in the sport pilot category and is noted for its exceptional product support. American Legend is also renown for building a true Cub, one that is sensibly modern, competitively priced, and built to last.
Greg Koontz will make his second 2016 appearance in the World’s Smallest Airport flying routine at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-in. Also, see the Legend Cub lineup at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-in in Lakeland, Florida, April 5–10, 2016. For a chance to meet Greg Koontz stop by the Legend display on the flight line in booth number MD 1-D.
For more information on Luke Air Force Base “75 Years of Airpower” airshow visit http://www.luke.af.mil/2016AirShow.aspx.
For further information on the Legend Cub, contact American Legend Aircraft Company at 1810 Piper Lane, Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482; call 903-885-7000, or log on to www.legend.aero. Follow us on facebook.com/LegendAircraft and instagram.com/legendcub.
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