|Date:||May 15 1998|
|Photo:||Gathering of Warbirds, mid 80's|
This aircraft was originally sent to the RCAF as 9255, coded BA U. Sold as surplus in 1960, N6318T, later N35N, became a racer. It was painted black and named Mr. Choppers, race #3. It was then purchased in 1967 by Jack Hovey and registered N3580. Aircraft is based in Oakland, Ca and a regular at Reno as #2.