Classics Tour - D18S Tour Details

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Description: The Beechcraft Model 18 made its first demonstration flight in 1937 and production continued for an impressive thirty-two years, with more than 9,000 aircraft built (a world record at that time). The low-wing, all-metal, twin-engine monoplane was originally intended as a six-to-eight passenger executive or feeder airline transport, but eventually thirty-two versions were built. The highly adaptable design became a mail plane, a utility aircraft, and a distance and speed record breaker. Military versions included personnel transport, photo reconnaissance, and trainers for navigators and bombardiers. This tour has been created specifically for the new Carenado Model D18S, however, any twin engine turboprop will do. The only restriction is no jets. The routes are based a former airline named South Central Air Lines. South Central began scheduled operations from Ocala Municipal Airport in Florida in October 1963 with a fleet of Beech 18s and a Piper Aztec and a route system that stretched from Miami to Charlotte, NC. By the end of 1963 the company served 23 cities including 15 in Florida. While the company did not survive, the route structure was pretty interesting. If you would like to know more, you can go to https://www.sunshineskies.com/south-central.html.
Classics Tour - D18S

Tour Flights

Leg Departure Arrival Flight Aircraft Distance
1Charlotte Douglas International Airport (KCLT)Wilmington International Airport (KILM)TORSCA01KING AIR C90160 nm
2Wilmington International Airport (KILM)Florence Regional Airport (KFLO)TORSCA02KING AIR C9091 nm
3Florence Regional Airport (KFLO)Myrtle Beach International Airport (KMYR)TORSCA03KING AIR C9050 nm
4Myrtle Beach International Airport (KMYR)Charleston International Airport (KCHS)TORSCA04KING AIR C9073 nm
5Charleston International Airport (KCHS)Savannah Hilton Head International Airport (KSAV)TORSCA05KING AIR C9075 nm
6Savannah Hilton Head International Airport (KSAV)Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (KBQK)TORSCA06KING AIR C9054 nm
7Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (KBQK)Jacksonville International Airport (KJAX)TORSCA07KING AIR C9047 nm
8Jacksonville International Airport (KJAX)Tallahassee Regional Airport (KTLH)TORSCA08KING AIR C90138 nm
9Tallahassee Regional Airport (KTLH)Gainesville Regional Airport (KGNV)TORSCA09KING AIR C90116 nm
10Gainesville Regional Airport (KGNV)Ocala International Jim Taylor Field (KOCF)TORSCA10KING AIR C9031 nm
11Ocala International Jim Taylor Field (KOCF)Daytona Beach International Airport (KDAB)TORSCA11KING AIR C9061 nm
12Daytona Beach International Airport (KDAB)Executive Airport (KORL)TORSCA12KING AIR C9041 nm
13Executive Airport (KORL)Space Coast Regional Airport (KTIX)TORSCA13KING AIR C9028 nm
14Space Coast Regional Airport (KTIX)Melbourne International Airport (KMLB)TORSCA14KING AIR C9026 nm
15Melbourne International Airport (KMLB)Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (KLAL)TORSCA15KING AIR C9073 nm
16Lakeland Linder Regional Airport (KLAL)Tampa International Airport (KTPA)TORSCA16KING AIR C9027 nm
17Tampa International Airport (KTPA)Bartow Municipal Airport (KBOW)TORSCA17KING AIR C9040 nm
18Bartow Municipal Airport (KBOW)Palm Beach International Airport (KPBI)TORSCA18KING AIR C90118 nm
19Palm Beach International Airport (KPBI)Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)TORSCA19KING AIR C9037 nm
20Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)Miami International Airport (KMIA)TORSCA20KING AIR C9019 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 1305 nm

Pilot's Progress

START: KCLTLeg: 1 To: KILMLeg: 2 To: KFLOLeg: 3 To: KMYRLeg: 4 To: KCHSLeg: 5 To: KSAVLeg: 6 To: KBQKLeg: 7 To: KJAXLeg: 8 To: KTLHLeg: 9 To: KGNVLeg: 10 To: KOCFLeg: 11 To: KDABLeg: 12 To: KORLLeg: 13 To: KTIXLeg: 14 To: KMLBLeg: 15 To: KLALLeg: 16 To: KTPALeg: 17 To: KBOWLeg: 18 To: KPBILeg: 19 To: KFLLLeg: 20 To: KMIAComplete
1Dave Anderson - MEC0025
2Jerry Hayman - MEC0001     
3William Podolak - MEC0011
4Greg Joyner - MEC0184                     
5Lee Stubblefield - MEC0033
6Tom Taylor - MEC0031   
7Todd Cox - MEC0002                     
8Pat Leclerc - MEC0157     
9Rick Peabody - MEC0180
10Jeff Hoffman - MEC0007                   
11Gary Barns - MEC0032              
12Jon Richardson - MEC0013                
13Peter Goodman - MEC0219     

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