Howard 500: An Audacious Close To The Radial Engine Era

Sixty-plus years ago, Leroy Grumman created the Gulfstream, the world’s first clean-sheet turboprop specifically designed to transport small teams of executives. In doing so, he threw down the gauntlet in front of everyone in the warbird conversion industry, daring them to compete head-on with his...

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