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1999 Lancair 360 // Best Built 360 out there // N8261E

Auction Start: May 10, 2024
Auction End: May 16, 2024 12:00 pm

LANCAIR 360 Details

Make:

ESKESEN BYRON H

Model:

LANCAIR 360

Year:

1999

Auction Start Date:
May 10, 2024
Auction Start Date:

2024-05-10

Serial No:

903-320-774

Seat:

2

Category:

Experimental

Time:

1480

Location:
Description: Jimmy’s World Lancair 360 has joined AirSpace Auctions! Bids start at one penny with no reserve. This well-built Lancair 360 is the most economical way to coast through the sky at more than 220 mph. Jimmy searched for the perfect 360 for 2 years, this one stood out, the builder spent 8,000 hours building it and stayed true to the Lancair build process. N8261E is an excellent candidate for a panel upgrade, making it any speed-loving aviator's dream craft. Bidding starts May 10, registration is simple, and Cockpit Concierge Agents are standing by to assist your research and bidding on this high-performance, cross-country aircraft..
Airframe Details
  • Lancair 360
  • N8261E
  • S/N 903-320-774
  • TT 1480
Engine Details
  • IO-360-A1B
  • S/N 29182-36A
  • 180HP
  • Overhauled 11/97
  • TOH 6/11 at 970 SOH
  • SMOH 1480
Propeller Details
  • Cato 64X85 
  • fixed pitch prop
  • ETT 1480
Avionics Details
  • Oil pressure 
  • Oil temp
  • Volt meter
  • Fuel pressure
  • Fuel totalizer
  • MGL Avionics
  • Stratomaster Infinity
  • EGT gauge
  • RPM
  • Artificial horizon
  • ICOM IC-A210
  • Stratus ESG Transponder ADSB out
  • Directional gyro
  • Flightcom 403mc audio panel
  • Altimeter
Additional Features
  • Dual Lycoming EIS Magnetos With Backup Battery
  • Lithium Main Battery
Exterior
Overall white, with blue N number. Aircraft glass and airframe are in good condition.
Interior
Grey cloth seats, grey interior throughout. Interior is relatively wear free.
Auction Details
Contact Phone: 254-735-5030
Contact Email: aircrew@airspaceauctions.com
Registration Number: N8261E
Make: ESKESEN BYRON H
Model: LANCAIR 360
Required Deposit: $2000
Buyers Premium: 6%
Start Date: May 10, 2024
End Date: May 16, 2024 12:00 pm
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1999 Lancair 360 built by Byron H Eskesen: Jimmy’s High-Performance Choice from Jimmy’s World

The 1999 Lancair 360, expertly crafted by Byron H Eskesen, not only stands out for its exceptional design and performance but also holds the distinction of being the personal aircraft of Jimmy from the popular YouTube channel “Jimmy’s World.” Set for auction in 2024, this aircraft reflects its continued prestige and desirability in the aviation community. See Jimmy’s release video: https://youtu.be/BSmoXlSrYBs?si=wdAfnseCwehGtFMo

Craftsmanship and Legacy

Byron H Eskesen’s Lancair 360 is synonymous with high performance and innovative design. Since its launch in 1999, it has gained recognition for its efficiency, speed, and agility. Jimmy’s choice of this aircraft underscores its adherence to the original Lancair build specifications, valuing authenticity and performance.

Flight Dynamics and Performance

The Lancair 360, known for its precise construction with over 8,000 hours of dedicated craftsmanship, features a high-performance IO-360-A1B engine. Capable of speeds exceeding 220 mph, its handling is responsive yet demands pilot attentiveness, offering an engaging and dynamic flight experience.

Detailed Specifications

Airframe:

Demonstrating Eskesen’s engineering excellence, the N8261E airframe boasts 1480 hours of flight, marrying strength with aerodynamic finesse.

Engine

With 1480 hours post-overhaul, the IO-360-A1B engine ensures robust and reliable performance.

Propeller:

The Cato 64X85 propeller optimizes engine performance, providing superior thrust and efficiency.

Avionics

Advanced MGL and Stratomaster avionics equip the aircraft, enhancing pilot safety and navigational accuracy.

Auction Details and Additional Features

This Lancair 360 features advanced magnetos, a lithium battery, and a striking white and blue exterior that captivates onlookers. Its interior, finished in durable grey cloth, ensures comfort and longevity. The upcoming auction, running from May 10 to 16, 2024, starts with a minimum bid of just a penny, with no reserve. A $2000 deposit is required for participation, and a 6% buyer’s premium is applied.

Conclusion

The 1999 Byron H Eskesen-built Lancair 360, renowned as Jimmy’s choice from “Jimmy’s World,” is a testament to aviation excellence, marrying historical significance with high-performance flight capabilities. Its auction presents a rare opportunity to acquire a piece of aviation history, beloved by fans and respected for its fidelity to Lancair’s original specifications.

LANCAIR 360 Details

Make:

ESKESEN BYRON H

Model:

LANCAIR 360

Year:

1999

Auction Start Date:
May 10, 2024
Auction Start Date:

2024-05-10

Serial No:

903-320-774

Seat:

2

Category:

Experimental

Time:

1480

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