Monday, February 24, 2014

Own an airplane for the cost of a postage stamp

Is owning an airplane is on your bucket list for 2014? Even if you don't have a big budget you may still be in luck. Here are 5 airplanes and one helicopter that can be yours for as little as 49 cents.

  • Sporty's 2014 RV-12 Sweepstakes
    • No Purchase Necessary. 
    • Order a catalog (only once) 
    • or place as many orders as you like.
    • Send out for official entry materials.
    • Individual, or Immediate relative excluding siblings must be certificated or licensed as a Student, Sport, Recreational, Private, Commercial, or Airline Transport Pilot. RV-12 Sweepstakes Rules
    • Ends May 9th 2014

  • Alaska Airmen's Association
    • Piper PA18 Supercub 150 on 35" Alaskan Bushwheels and Airglas Skis
    • Tickets are $50 each, Five for $225
    • Tickets must be purchased in-person, by phone or mail.
    • Drawing will be held on May 4th 2014
    • More info on request by email from Alaska Airmen
  • 1940 Air Terminal Museum
    • Cessna 172B N6984X
    • Only 2,500 tickets will be sold.
    • Tickets can be purchased Online, in person, by phone or mail.
    • Tickets cost $50
    • Ends July 18th 2014 at Noon or sooner if all tickets are sold earlier. Raffle Home Page
    • H/T +Jeff Lawson for finding this one. Thank you.

The only contest for owning a helicopter that I found is for an UltraLight. 

Mosquito Aviation is Raffling a:
  • Mosquito XEL Helicopter 
    • Bundled with $10,000 worth of flight training. 
    • Contest will be held when all squares are purchased for AU$50 each. 
    • So far 931 of 2,000 tickets (squares) were sold. More details
If you know of another airplane or helicopter sweepstakes please let me know so I can add it to this list. 
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