November 14, 2010 : Alan Norris
American Aero Services took home the Best P-51 Mustang top honors in he Warbird category at AirVenture with Silver Wench. The aircraft’s owner, Selby Burch of Winter Garden, Florida expressed praise for the crew that rebuilt his beautiful Mustang.
“I am fortunate to have the opportunity to own and fly an aircraft of such historical significance. But it would not be possible without the outstanding work and expertise of the American Aero staff,” Burch stated in accepting the award at the annual EAA gathering of planes and pilots.
Silver Wench represents the seventh North American P-51 Mustang completed at the American Aero Services facility in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.