Husky Parts

Husky Parts

Description

Ira Walker is our Husky and Pitts expert/ specialist. If you are looking for Husky or Pitts parts or if you are in need of mechanical or repair work on your aircraft contact Ira of Walker Aviation.

Ira also offers paint & fabric work. Builder assistance for RV, Back Country Cub or other homebuilt.

For details about Walker Aviation visit http://flymall.org/ or http://flymall.org/planes/ and you will find links to the Walker Aviation page on the Flymall.

Ira can be reach at:
307-887-1265
huskysport@yahoo.com
Detailed Information
Detailed Description
Somewhere in the mix of over 70 years of aviation history Ira Walker (of Walker Aviation) became hooked by the deep rich smell of the aviation world. In 1994 he took part in a high school program that allowed students to learn working skills for a grade. This was the start of his aviation profession and Walker Aviation.
Today in Aviation History
February 26, 1952: North American test pilot George Smith becomes the first person to survive a supersonic ejection. During a test flight the controls of a production F-100A Super Sabre lock and the plane enters a near vertical dive. At an altitude of 6000 ft at Mach 1.05 (675 mph), Smith ejects. He experiences a peak 64 g from wind-drag deceleration and spends .29 sec above 20 g. Smith immediate lost consciousness and his chute deploys but with 1/3 of its panels ripped. Gravely injured he lands in the Pacific where a fishing boat finds him. Smith recovers after a long convalescence and returns to testing high performance a/c.