EAA Chapter 563

Member Projects

Over the years, many types of airplanes have been completed by current and past members of the Chapter.

Current Projects

Chapter project for teenagers: Zenith Cruzer

David Anderson: Zenith CH-300, purchased half finished

Rich Gilbert: Sonex Onex, repowering

J.J. and Ethan Hoevelmann: Pietenpol Air Camper

Karl Kleimenhagen: Zenith 601 HD (modified)

Josh Mattson: Pazmany PL-4, under restoration

Rob Meyer: Zenith CH-750 Super Duty

Andy Plouse: Van's RV-8

John Tillotson: Van's RV-8

Completed Projects

These aircraft have been built or were finished by Chapter members and are being flown by them or have since been sold to make way for yet another project:

Morrie Caudill: Onex, flying, sold

Bill Engle: BD-5, donated to local museum

Dave Fox: Kitfox 2, sold

Ken Gresham: Europa XS, flying

Steve Jones: RV-14A, flying

Bill Larson: Sonex, flying, 3MY

Greg LePine: 60% scale Vought F4U Corsair, sold

Barry Logan: RV-7A, flying, C75

Jeff and Rob Meyer: Onex, flying

Terry Moushon: RV-10, flying, 3MY

Jerry Pilon: Kitfox Classic IV, flying, sold

Dave Skinner: biplane

Ron Vice: Pulsar, sold

Don Wolcott: Waiex, flying, CTK

Ron Wright: Nesmith Cougar, Sonerai II, Hi-Max, UL14, UL15, Smith Termite, J3 Kitten, etc—all were acquired incomplete or in need of work and were finished and sold

Purchased Experimentals

Some members own experimental airplanes finished by other builders:

Rich Gilbert: Glasair TD, sold

Tim Threw: Van's RV-7A, flying, 3MY