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The original FRED is for sale!

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After a rough year of injuries, Eric Clutton has reluctantly decided to put the original prototype FRED up for sale. The timing is right as on November 3rd, 2013, N4499Y (originally G-ASZY) will celebrate 50 years since its very first flight. That’s a milestone for any aircraft, especially a homebuilt one.

FRED would make a great addition to a museum or private collection and Eric would very much like to see it go back home to the UK. He’s asking $10,000, a fair price for such a well-maintained little plane with a great history and a purring Continental A-65 as you can see in this clip.

[ame="http://youtu.be/9HkBPSR9LF0"]Eric & FRED summer 2012[/ame].

If interested, please reach out to Eric in Tullahoma, Tennessee, USA at +1 (931) 455-2256 or [email protected].

Cheers,

Matthew
 

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