1952 Beechcraft 18 3TM Expeditor Beech D18S

Multi Engine Propeller


1952 Beechcraft 18 3TM Expeditor Beech D18S
Aircraft TypeMulti Engine Propeller
Model18 3TM Expeditor Beech D18S
ConditionUsed Aircraft
Sale TypeFor Sale
CurrencyUS $
Price $295,000
LocationNew South Wales, Australia
Registration NoVH-BHS
Year Built1952
Total Time Airframe14800

Miss Maple is a stunning Beechcraft Beech 18. A living piece of aviation history. This beautiful aircraft has been immaculately restored by the crew at Luskintyre Aircraft Restoration in 2017. It is an ex-RCAF, bought surplus by Hamilton Aircraft. Full conversion completed with all Hamilton mods. MTOW: 4581kg Empty wt: 2794kg Usable wt: 1787kg. It cruises at 140 knots and burns 180 litres per hour. This aircraft is VFR certified only and categorised as Limited but can be converted to GA for oversees sale. This aircraft is one of a kind. Is currently on the Australian airshow circuit and attracts attention where ever she goes. Perfect running aircraft for a collector.

Engine Specifications

Pratt & Whitney R-985 (x2) L/H - 550 TTR R/H - 480 TTR


Dual VFR analogue guages include: Indicated Airspeed, Artificial Horizon, Altimeter, Turn & Bank indicator, Compass, Vertical speed indicator, 2x radio, Mode C Transponder. Standard analogue engine guages.


Restored leather seats and upholstery


Restored 2017 and always hangared since.

Additional Features

Increased MTOW (10,100lb), Freight Door w/integrated Air-stair, 2 Piece windscreen, Stacked exhaust, Walking Gear, Extended Tail wheel, Nose Compartment.

*PLEASE NOTE: Aircraft specifications are subject to verification by the purchaser. It is up to you as the purchaser to conduct your due diligence. Unless given to you in writing by the seller, no warranties are implied or given. Aircraft or parts may be withdrawn from sale at any time. If the price does not contain the notation that it is the total price, the price may or may not include costs such as Stamp Duty, Transfer fees, GST and other State or Federal charges. Please confirm price, fees, charges and features with the seller of the Aircraft or Part.

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Seller Information

Contact Name:Gerard Kitt
Seller Type:Dealer
Dealership:KG Aviation Australia
Location:New South Wales, Australia
Listing ID:7973

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