Well after a very successful 2013, 458 has now undergone the essential maintenance and servicing that she deserves.
Terry will keep you up to date on 458 during 2014, and we look forward to another good year this year.
For all of you that want to talk XS458 I've set up a face book page - lightningt5group - So if you have anything to say or just wish to listen in, join me there. Hope to chat with you soon.
Russell Carpenter, Owner.
Interested in a cockpit experience for yourself?
A unique opportunity awaits for those who do not wish to go to the expence of a full reheat 'thunder run'. Enjoy a cockpit experience in the countrys only serviceable two seat Lightning! To be conducted by either a Lightning pilot or our own chief engineer, they will show you the cockpit instrumentation, including fuel, navigation and armament etc. At the conclusion of this cockpit tour will be the the grand finale, under the watchful eye of the supervisor - you start the engine!
Due to the problems that we have recently experienced we have cancelled the remaining Thunders Runs this year.
We will be working hard over the next few months to get 458 serviceable and back up to Run Status.
From time to time we get emails and phone calls stating "..what a great day I had.." or "..the family enjoyed the day.." so in appreciation we'd like to show you what we receive..