2018 AirVenture Classic Aircraft Awards

 

Grand Champion Gold Lindy


Charles “Rusty” and Mark Morris
Fort Worth, TX

N2935D
1955 Cessna 170B

Reserve Grand Champion Silver Lindy


Ryan Harter
Greenfield, IN

NC3175E
1946 Aeronca 11AC

Champion Customized Bronze Lindy


Ryan Salahi
San Diego, CA

N4892K
1949 Navion F

Class IV (236 – up hp) Bronze Lindy


Robert Wiplinger
Inver Grove Heights, MN

N6047V
1945 Beech C18S

Class III (151 – 235 hp) Bronze Lindy


Carl Geisert
Chandler, AZ

N1564C
1953 Cessna 180

Class II (86 – 150 hp) Bronze Lindy


Suzy Kryzanowicz
Aplin Beach Bay City, MI

N1003H
1948 Aeronca 15AC

Class I (0 – 85 hp) Bronze Lindy


James Steed
Bryant, AR

N70935
1946 Piper J-3

Best Customized Runner Up


Eric Medsger
Wichita Falls, TX

N9177C
1955 Cessna 180

Custom Class D (236 – up hp)
Dwayne Clemens
St Benton KS

N180XR
1954 Cessna 180

Custom Class C (151-235 hp)
Jim “Frog” Jones
Madison, GA

N3824K
1948 Temco GC-1B

Custom Class B (86-150 hp)
Windle Henry
Searcy, AR

N92754
1946 Piper PA-12

Custom Class A (0-85 hp)
Otis Lokken
Madison, WI

N84614
1946 Aeronca 7AC

Outstanding Limited Production
Simon Drouin
St. Georges, QC, Canada

C-GOOI
1954 Helio Courier STOL

Outstanding Taylorcraft

Scott Mcfadden
St Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

C-FCLR
1946 Taylorcraft BC12D

Outstanding Swift
 
Mark Holliday
Lake Elmo, MN

N3860K
1948 Temco GC-1B

Outstanding Piper Other

Don Jordan and Mark Steele
Midlothian, TX

N7585H
1946 Piper PA-12

Outstanding Piper J-3

Jeffery Nelson
Pleasant Prairie WI

NC88462
1946 Piper J3C-65

Outstanding Luscombe

Robert Flannery
Durango, CO

N2953K
1947 Luscombe 8E

Outstanding Cessna 190/195
Curtis Simonye
Fishers, IN

N1082D
1951 Cessna 195A

Outstanding Cessna 170
Olan Hanley
Bellevue, WA

N2538D
1952 Cessna 170B

Outstanding Cessna 120/140 
David Freeland
Leawood, KS

N77475
1946 Cessna 120

Outstanding Aeronca Champ
Richard Haldeman
Mt Juliet, TN

N83729
1946 Aeronca 7Ac