Aircraft Photo of N656JS / NX656JS | Wittman W-5 Buttercup | AirHistory.net #57358
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N656JS
Alternate Registration:NX656JS
Aircraft Original Type:Wittman W-5 Buttercup (replica)
Aircraft Generic Type:Wittman W-5 Buttercup (replica)
Aircraft Version:Wittman W-5 Buttercup
C/n (msn):219
Location
City / Airport:Oshkosh - Wittman RegionalMap
Region / Country:Wisconsin, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KOSH   IATA: OSH   Local: OSH   Other: -
Event:EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017
 
Photo Date:22 July 2017
Photo by:Gary Vincent
Photo ID: 57358
Photo Comment

The original Buttercup was built by Steve Wittman in 1938. Production rights were sold to Fairchild Aircraft but due to wartime obligations, they did not develop the design. This replica version was designed by EAA member Earl Luce for home builders.

This photo was added on 17 April 2018, and has since been viewed 145 times.


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