Interior Progress – 12/2/2020
Divan Cushions Divan Cushions Divan Cushions Bulkhead Veneer Bulkhead Veneer Bulkhead Veneer Bulkhead Veneer Replacement Floors Sink Vanity Trash Receptacle in Vanity Trash Bin in Vanity Paper Towel Dispenser Toilet Paper Roll Holder in Vanity Air Conditioning – 12/2/2020
Condenser Mount Painting Top of Duct Painting Top of Duct
Interior Progress – 11/22/2020
Floor Board Replacement Floor Board Replacement Valance Panel Mohair Cover Valance Panel Mohair Cover Final Window Line Panel Through Foam AC Progress – 11/12/2020
Completed AC Duct AC Line Routing AC Line Routing AC Line Routing AC Line Routing AC Line Routing AC Condenser Installation
Interior Progress – 11/4/2020
Heater Ducts Upholstery Complete Test Fitting Valance and Window-Line Panels for the Last Time Completing the end of the AC Duct Headliner With Belting Upholstered Floor Board Replacement AC Condenser Mounting LAvatory Interior – 10/28/2020
Veneered Lav Vanity Lav Sink Vanity Complete Chromed Lav Sink Reconstructed Lav Sink Base Reconstructed Lav Sink Base Patterning Lave Sidewall PAssenger Cabin Interior – 10/28/2020
Head Liner Panels Covered AC Duct Construction AC Duct Construction Heater Duct Restoration Completed Aspen Veneer Heater Duct Restoration Completed Heater Duct Restoration Completed Flight Deck Floor Restoration Headliner Test Fit Divan Material Treated and Untreated 10/5/2020
Divan Material Treated (underneath) and Untreated (on top) Passenger Cabin Test Fit for Carpet ALIGNMENT 10/5/2020
Cabin will Furnishing Installed Looking Aft Cabin will Furnishing Installed Looking Forward Lavatory Progress 10/5/2020
Reconstructed Vanity Reconstructed Vanity Counter Top Lavatory Unit Surround Lavatory Sidewall and Headliner Air Conditioning installation 10/5/2020
AC Line Routing AC Line Routing AC Condenser Fans and Shroud To Be Installed In Tail Cone AC Condenser Fans and Shroud To Be Installed In Tail Cone
Seat ASSEMBLY 9/9/2020
Flight Deck Seats Completed Passenger Seats Being Assembled Duct fabrication and Vents 9/9/2020
A/C Duct Venting Aperture, a Registrar Will be Installed Over These Apertures Heater Duct Repairs In Work Lavatory Installation 9/9/2020
Lavatory and Vanity Location Lavatory Installed Lavatory Service Port Installed Lavatory Installed with Lid Open
Headliner Detail 8/26/2020
Passenger Cabin Interior 8/26/2020
Repaired Seat Frames Cabin Gasper Valance Ducts Ready for Upholstery Window Curtains Window Curtains PAssenger Cabin Electrical 8/26/2020
Cabin Communications Cabin Communications Cabin Communications Main Ships Electrical Cabin Communications Cabin Communications
Air CONDITIONING Installation 8/19/2020
Inside of AC Duct Ready For Final Riveting AC Compressor Mount Ready For Installation AC Refrigerant Line Supports Ready For Installation AC Duct Removed For Interior To allow Final Riveting and Assembly Passenger Cabin Interior 8/19/2020
Headliner Sample Panel with Hoop Detail and Wash Lights Closeup of Leather Hoop Detail on Headliner Wash Lightning on Both Sides Connected and Operational Final Divan cushion and Arm Shape Assembling the Remaining Executive Seats Patterning Aft Bulkhead for Veneer Cutting and Installation Final Sealing Of Gasper Duct Application of Foam to Gasper Duct Passenger Cabin Electrical 8/12/2020
First Few Cabin Circuit Breakers Installed in Main Panel Cabin Communication Wiring (R/H) Cabin Communication Wiring (L/H) First Few Runs of Cabin Power Wiring Getting Connected In Main Power Distribution Area Continued Development of Cabin Power Distribution Panel
passenger cabin interior closeout panels 8/12/2020
Forward Passenger Cabin Closeout Panels Test Fit Paterning Panels Around Main Cabin Door Right Hand Passenger Cabin Closeout Right Aft Passenger Cabin Closeout Left Forward Passenger Cabin Headliner Belting (Larger Sample is in Work) Passenger Cabin Electrical System 8/12/2020
Passenger Cabin Main Power and Control Box (located in tail cone) Passenger Cabin Circuit Breaker Panel (located in tail cone) Passenger Cabin Switch Panel with Lighting Passenger Cabin Switch Panel with Lighting Passenger Cabin Switch Panel Wiring Passenger Cabin Headset Wiring Air Conditioning STC AND INSTALLATION 8/12/2020
Main Circuit Breaker Panel Main Power Distribution Cabin AC Vent CAD Model AC Refrigerate Lines Conduit AC Refrigerate Lines Conduit AC Refrigerate Lines Conduit
AC Duct Construction 8/5/2020
Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Location of Refrigerant Line Fuselage Penetration Location of Refrigerant Line Fuselage Penetration Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Construction of Passenger Cabin AC Distribution Duct Flow Testing AC Duct Flow Testing AC Duct PAX Cabin Electrical 8/5/2020
R/H wash Lighting Test Passenger Cabin Lighting Control Unit Passenger Cabin Lighting Control Unit Wiring Wash Lighting LED Fixtures PAX Interior Completion 8/5/2020
Repairing Gasper Duct Patterning Lower Sidewall Installation of Lavatory Service Port Working to Identify Divan Alternate Materials Patterning Headliner Panels Defining Divan “shoulder” Style Prototype Pillow Prototype Pillow Embrodery Prototype Pillow
PAX Cabin Panel Proposal – 11/27/19
Closeout panel and Duct placement proposal. The strips in the headliner will be the same leather as the seat bodies, reminiscent of the original headliner installation seen in the black and white photos provided.
Interior Test Fitment – 11/20/19
Air Conditioning Duct Test Fitment – 11/06/19
Crew Seats Finished – 10/01/19
Crew Seat Upholstery – 9/25/19
Work continues on interiors, awaits next steps.
Ships Electrical – 9/12/19
Installing new electrical system and completing modification of Electrical Distribution Box.
De Ice Installation – 8/28/19
Test fitting cap strips. Installing carburetor, propeller, and windshield alcohol system.
Paint Stripping Flight Deck Seats And Toilet MockUp – 8/20/19
We’ve began stripping the old paint off of the captains chairs in preparation for the fresh paint coming soon.
Air Conditioning System Planning – 8/14/19
Two Aerometal crew members and an FAA designated Engineer discuss air conditioning system architecture.
Ships Electrical Distribution Box – 8/14/19
Modifications and patch work in progress on the Ships Electrical Distribution box. The box is being lengthened.
Cabin Interior Completion – Fitting Sidewalls and Headliner to Cabinetry
Cabinets installed for fitment test, tables being fitted. Upholstery of executive seat arms, backs, and bases is now complete.
Upholstering flight deck seats to match cabin seats. – 8/5/19
Ships Electrical System Overhaul
Working towards inspection and overhaul of the planes electrical systems. Ensuring everything is recorded and within spec. in preparation of installing new wiring. 8/5/19
Cabin Interior Completion
Recovering Cabin Seating 7/30/19
Pattern creation of cabin sidewalls, ducting, & trim. Baggage compartment interior completion 7/30/19