American Legend Aircraft Company Teams with STEM Program at McKinney High School to Build a Legend Cub

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, FEBRUARY 11, 2021 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today its participation with McKinney ISD High School students and local STEM project organizers to build a Legend Cub two-place airplane. Organizers state that the project represents the team’s first time building a Legend Cub. The project is currently underway at McKinney National … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Teams with STEM Program at McKinney High School to Build a Legend Cub”

American Legend Aircraft Company Selects Teledyne-Continental Motors O-200-D Engine For Its Legend Cub

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, APRIL 22, 2009 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today that it has selected the lighter weight O-200-D engine from supplier Teledyne-Continental Motors (TCM) of Mobile, Alabama, to power future models of the Legend Cub light-sport aircraft. American Legend completed and flew its first aircraft with the O-200-D model and will display … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Selects Teledyne-Continental Motors O-200-D Engine For Its Legend Cub”

American Legend Aircraft Company Introduces its Legend Cub Special

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, APRIL 3, 2006 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the introduction of its Legend Cub Special, a variant of the Legend Cub 2-place sport aircraft. The Legend Cub Special is an evolutionary next step in the development of a family of aircraft produced by the company. American Legend Aircraft Company offers … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Introduces its Legend Cub Special”

American Legend Aircraft Company Selects Dynon FlightDEK for its Legend Cub and Legend Cub Special

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, APRIL 3, 2006 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today it will offer the Dynon FlightDEK-D180 combination EFIS and engine monitor on its Legend Cub. Additionally, the company announced that the D180 will become standard equipment on the company’s high-end Legend Cub Special package. Features of the package include the display of … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Selects Dynon FlightDEK for its Legend Cub and Legend Cub Special”

American Legend Aircraft Company Delivers Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft Equipped With Advanced Avionics Suite

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, OCTOBER 7, 2005 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the delivery of a Legend Cub light-sport aircraft to Roy Stephens of La Quinta, California. The delivery marks the third production aircraft completed to a customer’s specification since Legend received its S-LSA certification on the type this past July. Roy Stephens is … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Delivers Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft Equipped With Advanced Avionics Suite”

American Legend Aircraft Company Delivers its First Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, AUGUST 22, 2005– American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the delivery of the first Legend Cub light-sport aircraft to Rich Giannotti of Brookhaven, Long Island, New York. Legend publicly introduced its Cub design at an event held at the factory on March 11th, where those in attendance saw the Cub take its … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Delivers its First Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft”

American Legend Aircraft Company Receives Certification of its Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, JULY 21, 2005 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the certification of it Legend Cub. Under the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) new Light-Sport Rule released one year ago today, Legend has received airworthiness certification of its Legend Cub as a Special Light-Sport Aircraft (S-LSA). According to the FAA ruling, “Aircraft holding … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Receives Certification of its Legend Cub Light-Sport Aircraft”

American Legend Aircraft Company Announces The Successful First Flight Of Its FloatCub

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, JUNE 13, 2005 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced the successful first flight of its all-new FloatCub airplane on May 1, 2005. The FloatCub is a float-equipped version of the Legend Cub announced earlier this year. The Legend Cub first flew on March 11th. The Legend FloatCub will appeal to recreational flyers … Continue reading “American Legend Aircraft Company Announces The Successful First Flight Of Its FloatCub”

The Legend Cub – A Retrospective, Part One

It was late 2004. I was approached by Tim Elliott and Darin Hart regarding the prospective launch of a remake of the Piper Cub. Development of a prototype new aircraft had been underway for several months. The two entrepreneurs were associated as members of a local EAA chapter and area business owners. Both were experienced … Continue reading “The Legend Cub – A Retrospective, Part One”