North American P-51D "See me later"

The Mustang is sold !

All the best to the new owner, and thank you for your convidence.

 

 

 

 

One of the most beautiful North American P-51 in the world is for sale

We are very proud, that we can offer you this unique thorougbred.

 

This particular Mustang serial 44-72773 was accepted by the USAAF February 1945 and delivered to Italy in March 1945. In August 1945 she was brought back to the United States as "surplus" and was stored with 4108th BASUT. 1951 the Mustang was assigned to 131st Fighter Bomber Wing based at George AFB, later, 1954, with 182nd Fighter Bomber Squadron (Texas ANG) based at Brooks AFB in San Antonio.

P51 Tex ANG 1

In May 1958 the Mustang was assigned to the Fuerza Area De La Guardia Nacional De Nicaragua as GN120

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in the year 1963 Will Martin / Illinois was the first civilian owner of that Mustang, registered as N12066.

P51 N12066 LuckyLady

From 1963 up to 1985 the fighter belonged to several owners in the United States. 

8 24 2008 022 ca1970 P 51D LuckyLady 72773 1975 Foto1 72773 ca. 1975 2 Kopie

in 1987 the plane was sold to Charles Church, registerd as G-SUSY / United Kingdom and flew as "Susy"

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in the year 1990 "Susy" was sold to Paul Morgan who flew the fighter as "Darlin Ann". 2007 the new owner was MeierMotors based at EDTF Freiburg who sold the fighter later, 2008, to Christoph Nöthiger, after overhaul and german registration. Mr.Nöthiger baptised the Mustang "Lucky Lady VII"

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The paint was washed off with corrosives and the airframe was polished up. Now the fighter is showing his pure lines

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in the following years the "Lucky Lady VII" was flown often and displayed at several airshows. The maintenance was carried out at MeierMotors

 

 

Air-2-Air with Christian Bramkamp (copyright Christian Bramkamp)

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The P-51D with temporary Swiss livery - Payerne AIR 2014

copyright Christian Bramkamp

Payerne scheme

new livery by MeierMotors January 2016

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Specs

 Airframe : 2025h TTSN

engine : Packard V-1650-7 Merlin - 620 Heads & Banks - serial 329611 - 85h SMOH (2012) overhauled vy Vintage V12´s Tehachapi/CA

propeller : Hamilton Standard 24D50 uncuffed - new blades 2005 - 85h SMOH - A.D. 81-13-06 R2 complied with 5/2012

Avionics : King Radios (2*com, 2* nav, ADF) , HSI Transponder Mode S (GTX330), Garmin GPSmap 496, ELT 406 MHz (Kannad) new in 2010

annual completed October 2014

 

main parts original, new CB panel, new dump handle, jump seat

new boost pumps, tanks revised and corrosion check wing 11/2010,

all new oil and water tubes and hoses plus gasoline lines in August 2012,

revision brake units January 2013

Trim tap AD done with new trim-gears by Matt Nithingale

new tires (main- and tailwheels), new sparkplugs

P-63 brakes , Shadin Flue Flow Meter, Pre-oiler

 

 Price

1.900.000,00 EURO

 

 

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for further questions please contact Achim Meier 

achim(at)meiermotors.com

 
MeierMotors GmbH
Freiburger Str. 13
79427 Eschbach
 
cellphone
Achim Meier 0049-175-5216889
 
 
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