The Specialist in Van's RV Inspections & PREBUYS


Welcome to Base Leg Aviation, owned and operated by Vic Syracuse of Locust Grove, Georgia. 

Specializing in DAR services for Amateur-Built Aircraft and Light Sport Aircraft, Propeller Balancing, and Pre-Purchase Inspections

Recognized as the Van's RV expert for pre-buys/pre-purchase inspections.

I have over 40 years of Aviation experience, including building 11 award-winning aircraft. 

I am a DAR (Designated Airworthiness Representative)  for 7 Southeastern States and will help you get your Amateur-Built or Light Sport Aircraft Certified.

Comercial Pilot/ CFII ASMEL/ASES, A&P with over 8600 hours in 72 different types of aircraft, including leading trips to Alaska 3 times in our RV-10.

​Look for my monthly column "Checkpoints" in the Kitplanes magazine along with other featured articles.

I Chair the Homebuilt Advisory Council at EAA, am an EAA Technical Counselor and Flight Advisor, and am on the EAA BOD.

​I fly as part of a Stearman Formation Team in airshows throughout the SouthEast U.S.

I am the East Coast Representative for Van's Aircraft and have an RV-10, RV-12, and RV-14 based at KHMP available for demo rides for serious builders. :)

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