American Legend Aircraft Announces Planned Tour of its Legend
Cub Light-Sport Aircraft
American Legend Aircraft Company announced that the company
plans to take its Legend Cub aircraft on a demonstration tour
throughout the central and northeastern United States. The Legend
Cub will begin its tour with a stop in St. Louis, MO, and make its
final stop in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, before heading back to
Texas to prepare for the first of many future annual treks to
Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The Legend Cub is a light-sport category
aircraft that will appeal to recreational flyers of all ages in all
areas of the world.
The first stop on the Legend Cub tour coincides with the
Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) Sport Pilot Tour in
St. Louis, MO. The Legend Cub will be on display there at St.
Charles Co. Airport, Smart Field (SET), from June 10–11,
2005. As the tour heads eastward, so does the Legend Cub. From June
17–18, Legend will be exhibiting in Franklin, PA, at Venago
Regional Airport (FKL).
Then, on June 20, the Light Aircraft Manufacturers Association
(LAMA) will hold a meeting at the headquarters of the AOPA in
Frederick, MD, where American Legend Aircraft Company will
participate in a promotional event for the benefit of the future of
light-sport aircraft. Starting on Wednesday, June 22, the Legend
Cub will be on display at the 20th Annual Sentimental Journey To
Cub Haven Fly-In through the following Saturday. The event takes
place at the historic William T. Piper Memorial Airport in Lock
To cap the tour, American Legend Aircraft Company will return
its Legend Cub to Sulphur Springs, TX, prior to traveling to the
EAA’s AirVenture Oshkosh from July 25–31, 2005. Legend
will exhibit and provide demonstration flights of the Legend Cub
during the show at Wittman Regional Airport (OSH) in Oshkosh,
American Legend Aircraft Company is a manufacturer of general
aviation aircraft with more than 34 years of industry experience.
The company is committed to building the finest aircraft from the
highest quality materials and best available craftsmanship. Legend
is a privately funded company.
The Legend Cub is a two-place, single piston-engine powered
aircraft designed to meet light-sport aircraft category
certification requirements. It is equipped with a 100-horsepower
Teledyne-Continental engine, electric start, and a full complement
of avionics. The Legend Cub will be sold to customers ready-to-fly.
It will have a maximum gross weight of under 1,320 lbs. With the
optional floats, the aircraft will be capable of water takeoffs and
landings. The Legend Cub is bringing back the enjoyment and
economics of general aviation aircraft for today’s flying