1940 Air Terminal Museum blog

Wings & Wheels: Raffle plane giveaway!

Friday, July 10, 2009
Filed under: Events, Raffle Plane 2.0 - N7433A, Wings & Wheels by admin

The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is raffling this vintage 1957 Cessna 172 as a fundraiser. Raffle tickets for the new fundraising contest are available for $50 each, and no more than 2,500 tickets will be sold. The winner will be announced at the Museum’s July 2009 Wings & Wheels open-house, or a sooner Wings & Wheels if all tickets have been sold. The raffle airplane will be on display at the Museum’s monthly Wings & Wheels open houses, at fly-ins and airshows and at popular flying destinations throughout the contest.

To buy tickets: please call the museum at 713-454-1940 with your credit details or send in a check to the museum address. Make sure to include your telephone and email.
The Cessna 172 is the most popular light airplane in the world, is easy to fly, and inexpensive to operate and maintain. It carries up to four people at over 100 miles per hour and uses less than nine gallons of aviation gasoline per hour. The raffle plane sports red and black trim over a white aluminum airframe. The raffle plane has approximately 2220 total time, 1175 since factory reman, and 100 hours since a top overhaul. It has an IFR GPS and the Horton STOL kit.