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The Beechcraft Starship Collection


Hill Dec 27, 2004 1:03 PM
Posted in group: Transportation (Moderated)
The Beechcraft (Raytheon-Beech 2000) Starship is a Burt Rutan design. Like all of his designs, it differs from the expected configuration. I've searched many an airport for signs of one and finally found one in Punta Gorda, FL. The linked web page has lots of great pictures and says that the existing planes are due to be decommisioned by Raytheon, which owns all but four of the flying planes.


Network link: If you wish you can go to THIS POST created by Valery35. Download the network link that will automatically update many kinds of transportation files. For Starship only, uncheck everything but the Starship box.


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Robert Scherer's Starship(top), White Knight, and SpaceShipOne, all Rutan designs. NC-51's home base is Aspen, CO.
For much more information and lots of pictures about these wonderful planes go here.
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