For Sale
Luscombe 8 Silvaire


Year of construction  1940
Country  Switzerland
City/Aerodrome  LSPN
Description  Totally restored, very nice oldtimer
Private owner
Airplane time state  TT: 2578 hrs

Engine Continental A65-8
TSOH: 383 hrs
TBO: 2500 hrs
overhauled in 1999 by Heliservice AG

No oil burn.
Compressions all 78 or higher

Hand Prop Start

Propeller 2 bladed McCauley 1B90/CM 7447
Total Time: 163 hrs
Interior  Light and Dark Grey Interior, in very good condition
Refurbished in 2019
Exterior  All dark red, in very good condition
Repainted in 2019
Avionics  TQ Avionics KRT 2 COM/Intercom
TQ Avionics KTX Mode S ADSB IN/OUT Transponder
Standard VFR DAY
Options  MOGAS Auto Fuel STC
Wind Generator
Remarks  Rediculously well mentained.

All logs available
No damage history
Imported in Switzerland in 1987

Fuel capacity 54 liters
Fuel burn: 15 liters automotive fuel per hour, 4 hours range
Empty Weight: 780 Lbs
MTOW: 1400 Lbs

Flies hands off. Easy and cheep to operate and maintain.

Cruise at 95 mph

Comfortable and roomy seating.

Swiss Noise Class D (60.5 dB(A) according ICAO Annex 16, Vol. 1, Chapter 6.

Owned by a flight instructor

The Aircraft was restored in 2019 by famous Aircraftrestorer Andreas Rombach (Air-Restauration in Amlikon Bisseg, Switzerland) to the highest available standards.
Every nut, every bolt, every pin has been replaced.
Complete overhaul of Wings. New fabric and paint. All new control surfaces. All new control cables, all new gear, brakes and tires and so on.
Complete new Interior.
Beutifully restored control sticks with Push To Talk Switches.
All new sheetmetal fairings and elevator.
No scratches, no dings no fading.
Perfectly painted.

Many spare Parts also available separately (not included in the price):

Spare Engine Continental A 65-8 (650h TSO nicely preserved)
Climb pitch propeller. Mccauley
Nose Bowl
Fuel lines
Fuel Tanks
Wing parts,
Landing Gear parts

Many small parts used for maintenance

Specifications subject to verification by purchaser

MTOW: 571 kg
Useful Load: 225 kg
Price   56,000

Last updated 


Offered by

Aeromeccanica SA
Stefano Scossa
Gordola, Switzerland
Phone +41-91-2103128

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